Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : ppp (MDVSA-2015:222)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated ppp packages fix security vulnerability :

Emanuele Rocca discovered that ppp was subject to a buffer overflow
when communicating with a RADIUS server. This would allow
unauthenticated users to cause a denial-of-service by crashing the
daemon (CVE-2015-3310).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0173.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83246 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3310

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