Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : gnutls (MDKSA-2005:084)

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

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in the GnuTLS library. The first
is a vulnerability in the way GnuTLS does record packet parsing; the
second is a flaw in the RSA key export functionality. These could be
exploited by a remote attacker to cause a Denial of Service to any
program using the GnuTLS library.

The provided packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18273 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-084.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1431

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