Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : amarok (MDVSA-2008:172)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 36594
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA flaw in Amarok prior to 1.4.10 would allow local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary file that Amarok created with a predictable name (CVE-2008-3699).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.