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 memcached :
Multiple integer overflows in memcached 1.1.12 and 1.2.2 allow remote
attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors involving length
attributes that trigger heap-based buffer overflows (CVE-2009-2415).
This update provides a solution to this vulnerability. Additionally
memcached-1.2.x has been upgraded to 1.2.8 for 2009.0/2009.1 and MES 5
that contains a number of upstream fixes, the repcached patch has been
upgraded to 2.2 as well.
Update the affected memcached package.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
Public Exploit Available : false