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The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in rsyslog :
Stack-based buffer overflow in the parseLegacySyslogMsg function in
tools/syslogd.c in rsyslogd in rsyslog 4.6.x before 4.6.8 and 5.2.0
through 5.8.4 might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (application exit) via a long TAG in a legacy syslog message
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false