Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libthai (MDVSA-2010:010)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been found and corrected in libthai :

Tim Starling discovered that libthai, a set of Thai language support
routines, is vulnerable of integer/heap overflow. This vulnerability
could allow an attacker to run arbitrary code by sending a very long
string (CVE-2009-4012).

Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0
customers.

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

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: 44042 (mandriva_MDVSA-2010-010.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4012

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