Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : postgresql (MDKSA-2004:149)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 15957
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThe Trustix development team found insecure temporary file creation problems in a script included in the postgresql package. This could allow an attacker to trick a user into overwriting arbitrary files he has access to.
The updated packages have been patched to prevent this problem.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.