Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : tcpdump (MDKSA-2007:148)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

An integer overflow in tcpdump could allow a remote attacker to
execute arbitrary code via crafted TLVs in a BGP packet.

Updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected tcpdump package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25794 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-148.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 24965

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3798

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