Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : arts (MDKSA-2006:107)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21751
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability in the artswrapper program, when installed setuid root, could enable a local user to elevate their privileges to that of root.
By default, Mandriva Linux does not ship artswrapper setuid root, however if a user or system administrator enables the setuid bit on artswrapper, their system could be at risk,
The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.