Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : tcpdump (MDVSA-2015:182)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Updated tcpdump package fixes security vulnerabilities :

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in tcpdump. These
vulnerabilities might result in denial of service (application crash)
or, potentially, execution of arbitrary code (CVE-2015-0261,
CVE-2015-2153, CVE-2015-2154, CVE-2015-2155).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected tcpdump package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82457 ()

Bugtraq ID: 73017

CVE ID: CVE-2015-0261

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