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The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
A directory traversal vulnerability was discovered in GNU tar version
1.13.25 and earlier that allows attackers to overwrite arbitrary files
during extraction of the archive by using a '..' (dot dot) in an
See also :
Update the affected tar package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0