MDKSA-2006:001 - Updated tkcvs packages fix insecure temporary file vulnerability
Posted on: 01/04/2006 09:12 AM

The Mandriva Security Team published a new security update: MDKSA-2006:001 - Updated tkcvs packages fix insecure temporary file vulnerability for Mandriva Linux. Here the announcement:

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Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDKSA-2006:001
http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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Package : tkcvs
Date : January 3, 2006
Affected: 10.2, 2006.0
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Problem Description:

Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Pena discovered that tkdiff created
temporary files in an insecure manner.

The updated packages have been patched to correct these problems.
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References:

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?nameƊN-2005-3343
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Updated Packages:

Mandriva Linux 10.2:
1176ec289eb9c1db9e0880fecf798b92 10.2/RPMS/tkcvs-7.2.2-1.1.102mdk.noarch.rpm
1ff811e1e7c67367f1b00043f551ca70 10.2/SRPMS/tkcvs-7.2.2-1.1.102mdk.src.rpm

Mandriva Linux 10.2/X86_64:
42894ff4d158649ca7af3c1033129b2b x86_64/10.2/RPMS/tkcvs-7.2.2-1.1.102mdk.noarch.rpm
1ff811e1e7c67367f1b00043f551ca70 x86_64/10.2/SRPMS/tkcvs-7.2.2-1.1.102mdk.src.rpm

Mandriva Linux 2006.0:
56564e6af74eab4267dbef2c10024978 2006.0/RPMS/tkcvs-7.2.2-1.1.20060mdk.noarch.rpm
bb9113e83db02b3e0c39d3e6a5d072b9 2006.0/SRPMS/tkcvs-7.2.2-1.1.20060mdk.src.rpm

Mandriva Linux 2006.0/X86_64:
c12cc3ee6e7fb618766533435a018f90 x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/tkcvs-7.2.2-1.1.20060mdk.noarch.rpm
bb9113e83db02b3e0c39d3e6a5d072b9 x86_64/2006.0/SRPMS/tkcvs-7.2.2-1.1.20060mdk.src.rpm
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To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

All packages are signed by Mandriva for security. You can obtain the
GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories

If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

security_(at)_mandriva.com
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Type Bits/KeyID Date User ID
pub 1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
lt;security*mandriva.comgt;
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