This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
A vulnerability has been identified and fixed in rdesktop :
Directory traversal vulnerability in the disk_create function in
disk.c in rdesktop before 1.7.0, when disk redirection is enabled,
allows remote RDP servers to read or overwrite arbitrary files via a
.. (dot dot) in a pathname (CVE-2011-1595).
Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Update the affected rdesktop package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
Public Exploit Available : true