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MDKSA-2001:047: pine

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the pine package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2001:047 (pine).


Versions of the Pine email client prior to 4.33 have various temporary file
creation problems, as does the pico editor. These issues permit any user with
local system access to cause any files owned by any other user, including root,
to potentially be overwritten if the conditions were right.


Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2001:047
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

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