This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
A vulnerability has been found and corrected in libHX :
Heap-based buffer overflow in the HX_split function in string.c in
libHX before 3.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or
cause a denial of service (application crash) via a string that is
inconsistent with the expected number of fields (CVE-2010-2947).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
Public Exploit Available : false