Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : postgresql (MDKSA-2004:149)

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

The Trustix development team found insecure temporary file creation
problems in a script included in the postgresql package. This could
allow an attacker to trick a user into overwriting arbitrary files he
has access to.

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this problem.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

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: 15957 (mandrake_MDKSA-2004-149.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0977

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