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[DSA968] DSA-968-1 noweb

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-968-1 noweb

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña from the Debian Security Audit project
discovered that a script in noweb, a web like literate-programming
tool, creates a temporary file in an insecure fashion.
For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.9a-7.4.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.10c-3.2.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.10c-3.2.
We recommend that you upgrade your nowebm package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-968
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

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