CVS < 1.12.13 Local 'tmp' File Permission Vulnerability
Low Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3181
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a local flaw in the way that it creates temporary files.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a CVS server that, according to its version number, is vulnerable to a flaw in the way that it creates and protects temporary files. A local user exploiting this flaw may be able to write arbitrary information into critical CVS files.
SolutionUpgrade to version 1.12.13 or higher.