Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : nfs-utils (MDVSA-2009:060)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A security vulnerability has been identified and fixed in nfs-utils,
which caused TCP Wrappers to ignore netgroups and allows remote
attackers to bypass intended access restrictions (CVE-2008-4552).

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this.

Solution :

Update the affected nfs-utils and / or nfs-utils-clients packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37261 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-060.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 31823

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4552

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