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The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
A recent security fix to cron introduced a new problem with giving up
privileges before invoking the editor. A malicious local user could
exploit this to gain root access.
See also :
Update the affected vixie-cron package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2