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[DSA046] DSA-046-2 exuberant-ctags Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Colin Phipps discovered that the exuberant-ctags packages as distributed
with Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 creates temporary files insecurely. This has
been fixed in version 1:3.2.4-0.1 of the Debian package, and upstream
Note: DSA-046-1 included an incorrectly compiled sparc package, which
the second edition fixed.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2001/dsa-046
Threat Level: High
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