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FreeBSD Ports: a2ps-a4, a2ps-letter, a2ps-letterdj

Information

Severity

Severity

Low

Family

Family

FreeBSD Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

2.1

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

13 years ago

Modified

Modified

5 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.

Insight

Insight

The following packages are affected: a2ps-a4 a2ps-letter a2ps-letterdj CVE-2004-1377 The (1) fixps (aka fixps.in) and (2) psmandup (aka psmandup.in) scripts in a2ps before 4.13 allow local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files.

Solution

Solution

Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades. http://secunia.com/advisories/13641/ http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/9168253c-5a6d-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82.html

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)