Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : graphviz (MDKSA-2005:188)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 20433
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionJavier Fernández-Sanguino Peña discovered insecure temporary file creation in graphviz, a rich set of graph drawing tools, that can be exploited to overwrite arbitrary files by a local attacker.
The updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.