Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : cvs (MDKSA-2004:048)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Stefan Esser discovered that malformed 'Entry' lines in combination
with Is-modified and Unchanged can be used to overflow malloc()ed
memory in a way that can be remotely exploited.

The updated packages contain a patch to correct the problem.

Solution :

Update the affected cvs package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 14147 (mandrake_MDKSA-2004-048.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0396

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