Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libksba (MDVSA-2014:234)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated libksba packages fix security vulnerability :

By using special crafted S/MIME messages or ECC based OpenPGP data, it
is possible to create a buffer overflow, which could lead to a denial
of service (CVE-2014-9087).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0498.html

Solution :

Update the affected lib64ksba-devel and / or lib64ksba8 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: 79630 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71285

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9087

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