Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : wv (MDKSA-2004:077)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 14175
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptioniDefense discovered a buffer overflow vulnerability in the wv package which could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the vulnerable application.
The updated packages are patched to protect against this problem.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.