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[DSA770] DSA-770-1 gopher

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-770-1 gopher

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

John Goerzen discovered that gopher, a client for the Gopher
Distributed Hypertext protocol, creates temporary files in an insecure
fashion.
For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 3.0.3woody3.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 3.0.7sarge1.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 3.0.9.
We recommend that you upgrade your gopher package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-770
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

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