FreeBSD : lives -- insecure files permissions (a8e9d834-a916-11e6-b9b4-bcaec524bf84)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Debian reports :

smogrify script creates insecure temporary files.

lives creates and uses world-writable directory.

See also :

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=756565
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=798043
http://www.nessus.org/u?98a2d985

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94751 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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