Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libsmi (MDVSA-2010:209)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A buffer overflow was discovered in libsmi when long OID was given in
numerical form. This could lead to arbitrary code execution
(CVE-2010-2891).

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The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

See also :

http://www.coresecurity.com/content/libsmi-smigetnode-buffer-overflow

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50313 ()

Bugtraq ID: 44276

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2891

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