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[DSA928] DSA-928-1 dhis-tools-dns Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña from the Debian Security Audit project
discovered that two scripts in the dhis-tools-dns package, DNS
configuration utilities for a dynamic host information System, which
are usually executed by root, create temporary files in an insecure
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain a dhis-tools-dns
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your dhis-tools-dns package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-928
Threat Level: High
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