Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libcdio (MDVSA-2008:037)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A stack-based buffer overflow was discovered in libcdio that allowed
context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (core dump)
and possibly execute arbitrary code via a disk or image file that
contains a long joliet file name.

In addition, a fix for failed UTF-8 conversions that would cause a
segfault on certain ISOs was also fixed.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36449 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-037.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6613

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