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[DSA1187] DSA-1187-1 migrationtools Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Jason Hoover discovered that migrationtools, a collection of scripts
to migrate user data to LDAP creates several temporary files insecurely,
which might lead to denial of service through a symlink attack.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your migrationtools package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1187
Threat Level: High
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