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MDKSA-2005:188: graphviz Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the graphviz package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:188 (graphviz).
Javier Fern ndez-Sanguino Pe a discovered insecure temporary file creation in
graphviz, a rich set of graph drawing tools, that can be exploited to overwrite
arbitrary files by a local attacker.
The updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:188
Threat Level: High
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