Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : spice (MDVSA-2014:016)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated spice packages fix security vulnerability :

A stack-based buffer overflow flaw was found in the way the
reds_handle_ticket() function in the spice-server library handled
decryption of ticket data provided by the client. A remote user able
to initiate a SPICE connection to an application acting as a SPICE
server could use this flaw to crash the application (CVE-2013-4282).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0022.html

Solution :

Update the affected lib64spice-server-devel, lib64spice-server1 and /
or spice-client 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 : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72100 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63408

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4282

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