Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : openslp (MDVSA-2012:141)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in openslp :

The extension parser in slp_v2message.c in OpenSLP 1.2.1 allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a packet
with a next extension offset that references this extension or a
previous extension (CVE-2010-3609).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61986 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46772

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3609

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