MDKSA-2006:022 : perl-Convert-UUlib

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

A buffer overflow was discovered in the perl Convert::UUlib module in
versions prior to 1.051, which could allow remote attackers to
execute arbitrary code via a malformed parameter to a read operation.

This update provides version 1.051 which is not vulnerable to this
flaw.

See also :

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:022

Solution :

Update the affected package(s).

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: 20816 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-022.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1349

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