Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : kdelibs (MDKSA-2005:122)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

The Kate and Kwrite programs create a file backup before saving a
modified file. These backup files are created with default system
permissions, even if the original file had more strict permissions

The updated packages have been patched to address this issue.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19265 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-122.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1920

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