Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : uim (MDKSA-2005:198)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 20436
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionMasanari Yamamoto discovered that Uim uses environment variables incorrectly. This bug causes a privilege escalation if setuid/setgid applications are linked to libuim.
The updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.