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RHSA-2001:116: Updated diffutils packages available

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RHSA-2001:116: Updated diffutils packages available

Severity
1
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
03/12/2001
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/28/2005
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Updated diffutils packages are now available, fixing a temporary file handling vulnerability in the sdiff program.

When using sdiff in interactive mode, a temporary file is created. The new diffutils packages make sure to create that file in a secure way.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-diffutils

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