Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : webmin (MDKSA-2006:125)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Webmin before 1.290 and Usermin before 1.220 calls the simplify_path
function before decoding HTML, which allows remote attackers to read
arbitrary files. NOTE: This is a different issue than CVE-2006-3274.

Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected webmin package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 23876 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-125.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3392

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