FreeBSD : caml-light -- insecure use of temporary files (9dde9dac-08f4-11e1-af36-003067b2972c)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

caml-light uses mktemp() insecurely, and also does unsafe things in
/tmp during make install.

See also :

http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2011/q4/249
http://www.nessus.org/u?ca3124f1

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56723 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4119

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