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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
A flaw was found in the way Augeas handled certain umask settings when
creating new configuration files. This flaw could result in
configuration files being created as world-writable, allowing
unprivileged local users to modify their content. (CVE-2013-6412)
All running applications using augeas must be restarted for the update
to take effect.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 72083 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2013-6412
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