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Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2005:756

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2005:756.

CVS (Concurrent Version System) is a version control system.

An insecure temporary file usage was found in the cvsbug program. It is
possible that a local user could leverage this issue to execute arbitrary
instructions as the user running cvsbug. The Common Vulnerabilities and
Exposures project assigned the name CVE-2005-2693 to this issue.

All users of cvs should upgrade to this updated package, which includes a
patch to correct this issue.

Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date

Risk factor : Medium

CVSS Score:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2005-2693
Debian Security Information: DSA-802 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-806 (Google Search)
FreeBSD Security Advisory: FreeBSD-SA-05:20
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