Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : memcached (MDVSA-2013:280)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A vulnerability was found and corrected in memcached :

Memcached is vulnerable to a denial of service as it can be made to
crash when it receives a specially crafted packet over the network

The updated packages for Enterprise Server 5 has beed patched to
resolve this flaw.

The updated packages for Business Server 1 has been upgraded to the
1.4.15 version and patched to resolve this flaw.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected memcached and / or memcached-devel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71075 ()

Bugtraq ID: 59567

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4971

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