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The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
A vulnerability has been identified and corrected in valgrind :
Untrusted search path vulnerability in valgrind before 3.4.0 allows
local users to execute arbitrary programs via a Trojan horse
.valgrindrc file in the current working directory, as demonstrated
using a malicious --db-command options. NOTE: the severity of this
issue has been disputed, but CVE is including this issue because
execution of a program from an untrusted directory is a common
The updated packages have been patched to prevent this.
Update the affected valgrind package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2