Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ghostscript (MDKSA-2000:074)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

The ghostscript package uses mktemp instead of mkstemp to create
temporary files. It also uses improper LD_RUN_PATH values, which
causes it to search for libraries in the current directory.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61860 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2000-1162
CVE-2000-1163

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