Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : ctdb (MDVSA-2015:177)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated ctdb packages fix security vulnerability :

ctdb before 2.5 is vulnerable to symlink attacks to due the use of
predictable filenames in /tmp, such as /tmp/ctdb.socket
(CVE-2013-4159).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0274.html

Solution :

Update the affected ctdb and / or ctdb-devel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82452 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4159

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