Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : perl-Digest-MD5 (MDKSA-2002:035)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A bug exists in the UTF8 interaction between the perl-Digest-MD5
module and perl that results in UTF8 strings having improper MD5
digests. The 2.20 version of the module corrects this problem.

Solution :

Update the affected perl-Digest-MD5 package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61916 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0703

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