Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : aria2 (MDVSA-2009:226)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in aria2 :

Buffer overflow in DHTRoutingTableDeserializer.cc in aria2 0.15.3,
1.2.0, and other versions allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown
vectors (CVE-2009-3575).

This update provides a solution to this vulnerability.

See also :

https://qa.mandriva.com/52840

Solution :

Update the affected aria2 package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40920 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-226.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3575

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