Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : eroaster (MDKSA-2003:083)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 14065
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA vulnerability was discovered in eroaster where it does not take any security precautions when creating a temporary file for the lockfile.
This vulnerability could be exploited to overwrite arbitrary files with the privileges of the user running eroaster.
SolutionUpdate the affected eroaster package.