Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : couchdb (MDVSA-2014:093)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated couchdb packages fix security vulnerability :

Apache CouchDB 1.5.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) via the count parameter
to /_uuids (CVE-2014-2668).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0203.html

Solution :

Update the affected couchdb and / or couchdb-bin 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:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74071 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66474

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2668

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