Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : pine (MDKSA-2001:047-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Versions of the Pine email client prior to 4.33 have various temporary
file creation problems, as does the pico editor. These issues allow
any user with local system access to cause any files owned by any
other user, including root, to potentially be overwritten if the
conditions were right.

Update :

The packages for 7.1 and Corporate Server did not properly update the
menu entries. These updated packages update the menu entries.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected pine package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 13866 (mandrake_MDKSA-2001-047.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0736

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