Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libssh (MDVSA-2012:175)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Multiple double free(), buffer overflow, invalid free() and improper
overflow checks vulnerabilities was found and corrected in libssh
(CVE-2012-4559, CVE-2012-4560, CVE-2012-4561, CVE-2012-4562).

The updated packages have been upgraded to the 0.5.3 version which is
not affected by these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63104 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56604

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4559
CVE-2012-4560
CVE-2012-4561
CVE-2012-4562

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