Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : libneon (MDKSA-2004:049)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

It was discovered that in portions of neon, sscanf() is used in an
unsafe manner. This will result in an overflow of a static heap
variable.

The updated packages provide a patched libneon to correct these
problems.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 14148 (mandrake_MDKSA-2004-049.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0398

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