Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : gv (MDVSA-2010:159)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 48422
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in gv :
GNU gv before 3.7.0 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary file (CVE-2010-2056).
This update provides gv 3.7.1, which is not vulnerable to this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected gv package.