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    Debian: 'enscript' Temporary file handling vulnerability

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    The version of enscript (a tool to convert ASCII text to differentformats) has been found to create temporary files insecurely.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-105-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
    https://www.debian.org/security/                         Wichert Akkerman
    January 21, 2002
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    Package        : enscript
    Problem type   : insecure temporary files
    Debian-specific: no
    
    The version of enscript (a tool to convert ASCII text to different
    formats) has been found to create temporary files insecurely.
    
    This has been fixed in version 1.6.2-4.1 .
    
    wget url
            will fetch the file for you
    dpkg -i file.deb
            will install the referenced file.
    
    
    Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 alias potato
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      Potato was released for alpha, arm, i386, m68k, powerpc and sparc.
    
      Source archives:
         https://security.debian.org/dists/stable/updates/main/source/enscript_1.6.2-4.1.diff.gz
          MD5 checksum: 9804afe6e88ce01c401e7ba69c16f499
         https://security.debian.org/dists/stable/updates/main/source/enscript_1.6.2-4.1.dsc
          MD5 checksum: 45d3c704006ac4f5782af606c85950f8
         https://security.debian.org/dists/stable/updates/main/source/enscript_1.6.2.orig.tar.gz
          MD5 checksum: 823e5eec421350c91bd5e65ebdc9fa7f
    
      Alpha architecture:
         
    https://security.debian.org/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-alpha/enscript_1.6.2-4.1_alpha.deb
          MD5 checksum: de76734dc050b25b7e910373c8952b4e
    
      ARM architecture:
         https://security.debian.org/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-arm/enscript_1.6.2-4.1_arm.deb
          MD5 checksum: 30a6f887dcfe58b03683dfceb36891ae
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
         https://security.debian.org/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-i386/enscript_1.6.2-4.1_i386.deb
          MD5 checksum: 6eb940c410f2363a35fc0ba29bd03e6b
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
         https://security.debian.org/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-m68k/enscript_1.6.2-4.1_m68k.deb
          MD5 checksum: 411d2c7f1dda66b5ae1e560b664063e0
    
      PowerPC architecture:
         
    https://security.debian.org/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-powerpc/enscript_1.6.2-4.1_powerpc.deb
          MD5 checksum: ea2a8299d261a0bdc33c7b26d2a5adde
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
         
    https://security.debian.org/dists/stable/updates/main/binary-sparc/enscript_1.6.2-4.1_sparc.deb
          MD5 checksum: e53fc25a3f3788f2063c8b5490aaeb24
    
      These packages will be moved into the stable distribution on its next
      revision.
    
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    apt-get: deb  https://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main
    dpkg-ftp:  ftp://security.debian.org/debian-security dists/stable/updates/main
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