Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ekiga (MDKSA-2007:044)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A format string flaw was discovered in how ekiga processes certain
messages, which could permit a remote attacker that can connect to
ekiga to potentially execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the
user running ekiga.

Updated package have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected ekiga package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24687 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-044.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1006

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