mm Library Security Patch
Posted on: 07/30/2002 01:34 AM

Marcus Meissner and Sebastian Krahmer discovered a temporary file vulnerability in the mm library which is used by the Apache webserver. This vulnerability can be exploited to obtain root privilege if shell access to the apache user (typically apache or nobody) is already obtained.

Updates are available for:
Red Hat Linux
Mandrake Linux
Debian GNU/Linux




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