Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : nasm (MDKSA-2005:004)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A buffer overflow in nasm was discovered by Jonathan Rockway. This
vulnerability could lead to the execution of arbitrary code when
compiling a malicious assembler source file.

The updated packages are patched to correct the problem.

Solution :

Update the affected nasm, nasm-doc and / or nasm-rdoff packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16117 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-004.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1287

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