FreeBSD : emacs -- movemail symlink race condition (5253)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a security update

Description :

The following package needs to be updated: emacs

See also :

http://secunia.com/advisories/39155
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-919-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0734
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/57457
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/531569
http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/f6b6beaa-4e0e-11df-83fb-0015587e2cc1.html

Solution :

Update the package on the remote host

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 45616 (freebsd_pkg_f6b6beaa4e0e11df83fb0015587e2cc1.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0825

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