Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : gda2.0 (MDKSA-2005:203)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Steve Kemp discovered two format string vulnerabilities in libgda2,
the GNOME Data Access library for GNOME2, which may lead to the
execution of arbitrary code in programs that use this library.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20438 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-203.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2958

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