Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : util-linux (MDVSA-2015:122)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated util-linux packages fix security vulnerability :

Sebastian Krahmer reported a command injection flaw in blkid. This
could possibly result in command execution with root privileges
(CVE-2014-9114).

The util-linux package has been updated to version 2.24.2 and patched
to fix this issue and other bugs.

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0517.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82375 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9114

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