Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : fdutils (MDKSA-2000:005)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability in fdmount will allow any user to exploit a buffer
overflow. This user, when he is in the floppy group, can have a root
access on the machine.

Solution :

Update the affected fdutils package.

Risk factor :


Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61803 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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