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The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
A vulnerability has been found and corrected in xmlsec1 :
A missing check for the recommended minimum length of the truncated
form of HMAC-based XML signatures was found in xmlsec1 prior to
1.2.12. An attacker could use this flaw to create a specially crafted
XML file that forges an XML signature, allowing the attacker to bypass
authentication that is based on the XML Signature specification
This update fixes this vulnerability.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true