FreeBSD : shtool -- insecure temporary file creation (6596bb80-d026-11d9-9aed-000e0c2e438a)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 18964
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionA Zataz advisory reports that shtool contains a security flaw which could allow a malicious local user to create or overwrite the contents of arbitrary files. The attacker could fool a user into executing the arbitrary file possibly executing arbitrary code.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.