Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : playmidi (MDKSA-2005:010)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Erik Sjolund discovered a buffer overflow in playmidi that could be
exploited by a local attacker if installed setuid root. Note that by
default Mandrakelinux does not ship playmidi installed setuid root.

Solution :

Update the affected playmidi and / or playmidi-X11 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16219 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-010.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0020

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