FreeBSD : perl -- File::Path insecure file/directory permissions (c418d472-6bd1-11d9-93ca-000a95bc6fae)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Jeroen van Wolffelaar reports that the Perl module File::Path contains
a race condition wherein traversed directories and files are
temporarily made world-readable/writable.

See also :

http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/18650
http://www.nessus.org/u?45982c7b

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19112 (freebsd_pkg_c418d4726bd111d993ca000a95bc6fae.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0452

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