Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libtorrent-rasterbar (MDVSA-2009:139)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A security vulnerability has been identified and corrected in
libtorrent-rasterbar :

Directory traversal vulnerability in src/torrent_info.cpp in Rasterbar
libtorrent before 0.14.4, as used in firetorrent, qBittorrent, deluge
Torrent, and other applications, allows remote attackers to create or
overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) and partial relative
pathname in a Multiple File Mode list element in a .torrent file
(CVE-2009-1760).

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48148 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-139.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1760

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