Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libgadu (MDVSA-2014:039)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated libgadu packages fix security vulnerability :

A malicious server or man-in-the-middle could send a large value for
Content-Length and cause an integer overflow which could lead to a
buffer overflow in Gadu-Gadu HTTP parsing (CVE-2013-6487).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0074.html

Solution :

Update the affected lib64gadu-devel and / or lib64gadu3 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 : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72563 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65188

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6487

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