Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libneon0.27 (MDVSA-2009:074)

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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 neon :

neon 0.28.0 through 0.28.2 allows remote servers to cause a denial of
service (NULL pointer dereference and crash) via vectors related to
Digest authentication and Digest domain parameter support
(CVE-2008-3746).

The updated packages have been upgraded to version 0.28.3 to prevent
this.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37634 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-074.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 30710

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3746

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