Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : eroaster (MDKSA-2003:083)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered in eroaster where it does not take any
security precautions when creating a temporary file for the lockfile.
This vulnerability could be exploited to overwrite arbitrary files
with the privileges of the user running eroaster.

Solution :

Update the affected eroaster package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 14065 (mandrake_MDKSA-2003-083.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0656

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