Security update for package UTIL-LINUX
(Last modified: 08OCT2002)
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umountprogram did not set their umask properly. Local attackers could exploit this flaw to write arbitrary content into the
/etc/mtabfile because upon creation this file was world writeable. Certain daemons rely on the content of the
/etc/mtabfile and could be tricked into using a wrong file system.
rpm -Uvh util-linux.rpm
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