Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : wv (MDKSA-2004:077)

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

iDefense discovered a buffer overflow vulnerability in the wv package
which could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user running the vulnerable application.

The updated packages are patched to protect against this problem.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 14175 (mandrake_MDKSA-2004-077.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0645

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