Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : hylafax (MDKSA-2003:105)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 14087
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionDuring a code review of the hfaxd server, part of the hylafax package, the SuSE Security Team discovered a format bug condition that allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code as the root user. Updated packages have been patched to correct the problem.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.