Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : uucp (MDKSA-2001:078)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Zen Parse discovered that an argument handling problem that exists in
the uucp package can allow a local attacker to gain access to the uucp
user or group.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/212892

Solution :

Update the affected uucp package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 13893 (mandrake_MDKSA-2001-078.nasl)

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