Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : libmms (MDKSA-2006:117-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Stack-based buffer overflow in MiMMS 0.0.9 allows remote attackers to
cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute
arbitrary code via the (1) send_command, (2) string_utf16, (3)
get_data, and (4) get_media_packet functions, and possibly other
functions. Libmms uses the same vulnerable code.

Update :

The previous update for libmms had an incorrect/incomplete patch. This
update includes a more complete fix for the issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22013 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-117.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-2200

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