This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
A vulnerability has been found and corrected in mpg123 :
Integer signedness error in the store_id3_text function in the ID3v2
code in mpg123 before 1.7.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial
of service (out-of-bounds memory access) and possibly execute
arbitrary code via an ID3 tag with a negative encoding value. NOTE:
some of these details are obtained from third-party information
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0
Update the affected mpg123 package.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : false