Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : bluez (MDVSA-2008:145)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

An input validation flaw was found in the Bluetooth Session
Description Protocol (SDP) packet parser used in the Bluez bluetooth
utilities. A bluetooth device with an already-trusted relationship, or
a local user registering a service record via a UNIX socket or D-Bus
interface, could cause a crash and potentially execute arbitrary code
with the privileges of the hcid daemon (CVE-2008-2374).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected 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 : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37587 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-145.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 30105

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2374

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