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[DSA1035] DSA-1035-1 fcheck

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-1035-1 fcheck

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Steve Kemp from the Debian Security Audit project discovered that
a cronjob contained in fcheck, a file integrity checker, creates
a temporary file in an insecure fashion.
The old stable distribution (woody) is not affected by this problem.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.7.59-7sarge1.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.7.59-8.
We recommend that you upgrade your fcheck package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1035
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2007 Michel Arboi

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