Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : grip (MDKSA-2005:066)

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

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A buffer overflow bug was found by Joseph VanAndel in the way that
grip handles data returned by CDDB servers. If a user connected to a
malicious CDDB server, an attacker could execute arbitrary code on the
user's machine.

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected grip package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 17678 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-066.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0706

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