Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : rpmdrake (MDKSA-2001:043)

High Nessus Plugin ID 13862


The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.


A temporary file vulnerability exists in rpmdrake. This updated rpmdrake corrects the problem.


Update the affected rpmdrake package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 13862

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2001-043.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Published: 2004/07/31

Modified: 2013/05/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:rpmdrake, cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:8.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/Mandrake/release, Host/Mandrake/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2001/04/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2001-0481

MDKSA: 2001:043