Debian: DSA-2147-1: Security update for pimd

    Date16 Jan 2011
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Vincent Bernat discovered that pimd, a multicast routing daemon, creates files with predictable names upon the receipt of particular signals. For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2147-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                                Steve Kemp
    January 16, 2011                       http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : pimd
    Vulnerability  : insecure temporary files
    Problem type   : local
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2011-0007
    
    Vincent Bernat discovered that pimd, a multicast routing daemon, creates
    files with predictable names upon the receipt of particular signals.
    
    For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.1.0-alpha29.17-8.1lenny1.
    
    The testing distribution (squeeze) and the unstable distribution (sid)
    will receive updates shortly.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your pimd packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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