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RHSA-2003-242: ddskk Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the ddskk package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host has an old version of the ddskk package installed.
ddskk (Daredevil SKK) is a Kana to Kanji conversion program. There is a bug
in the remote version of this package in the way it creates temporary files
which may allow a local attacker to overwrite arbitrary files owned by the
user using ddskk.
Solution : https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2003-242.html
Threat Level: Medium
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