This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
Updated libssh packages fix security vulnerabilities :
Multiple double free flaws, buffer overflow flaws, invalid free flaws,
and improper overflow checks in libssh before 0.5.3 could enable a
denial of service attack against libssh clients, or possibly arbitrary
code execution (CVE-2012-4559, CVE-2012-4560, CVE-2012-4561 and
Yong Chuan Koh discovered that libssh incorrectly handled certain
negotiation requests. A remote attacker could use this to cause libssh
to crash, resulting in a denial of service (CVE-2013-0176).
Update the affected lib64ssh-devel and / or lib64ssh4 packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 66059 ()
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