Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : emacs (MDVSA-2014:118)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Updated emacs packages fix security vulnerabilities :

Steve Kemp discovered multiple temporary file handling issues in
Emacs. A local attacker could use these flaws to perform symbolic link
attacks against users running Emacs (CVE-2014-3421, CVE-2014-3422,

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74451 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67253

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3421

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