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[DSA770] DSA-770-1 gopher Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
John Goerzen discovered that gopher, a client for the Gopher
Distributed Hypertext protocol, creates temporary files in an insecure
For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
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 gopher package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-770
Threat Level: High
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