Linux-Mandrake Security Update Advisory: sgml-tools updateMar 16, 2001, 01:25 (0 Talkback[s])
Date: Thu, 15 Mar 2001 18:00:14 -0700
Linux-Mandrake Security Update Advisory
Package name: sgml-tools Date: March 15th, 2001 Advisory ID: MDKSA-2001:030 Affected versions: 6.0, 6.1, 7.1, 7.2, Corporate Server 1.0.1
Insecure handling of temporary file permissions can lead to other users on a multi-user system being able to read the documents being converted. This is due to sgml-tools creating temporary files without any special permissions. The updated packages create a secure temporary directory first, which is readable only by the owner, and then create the temporary files in that secure directory.
Please verify the update prior to upgrading to ensure the
integrity of the downloaded package. You can do this with the
Linux-Mandrake 6.0: 0dffdf59bf60b15f695a8f8cf1e0633e 6.0/RPMS/sgml-tools-1.0.9-3.1mdk.i586.rpm 67970748cf90806c3f11885245f38175 6.0/SRPMS/sgml-tools-1.0.9-3.1mdk.src.rpm Linux-Mandrake 6.1: a9478714b0629d55de7aa2f48f0bfcb4 6.1/RPMS/sgml-tools-1.0.9-3.1mdk.i586.rpm 67970748cf90806c3f11885245f38175 6.1/SRPMS/sgml-tools-1.0.9-3.1mdk.src.rpm Linux-Mandrake 7.1: 40fb202d15e82d166efa06ea2108c87d 7.1/RPMS/sgml-tools-1.0.9-8.2mdk.i586.rpm 50720b8f4781c4542e0898f6d843b737 7.1/SRPMS/sgml-tools-1.0.9-8.2mdk.src.rpm Linux-Mandrake 7.2: c5e48714e3da71f692e447eb942a368b 7.2/RPMS/sgml-tools-1.0.9-8.1mdk.i586.rpm c2242855d3be03b899a908944c48ac1d 7.2/SRPMS/sgml-tools-1.0.9-8.1mdk.src.rpm Corporate Server 1.0.1: 40fb202d15e82d166efa06ea2108c87d 1.0.1/RPMS/sgml-tools-1.0.9-8.2mdk.i586.rpm 50720b8f4781c4542e0898f6d843b737 1.0.1/SRPMS/sgml-tools-1.0.9-8.2mdk.src.rpm
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