Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : nasm (MDKSA-2005:004)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 16117
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA buffer overflow in nasm was discovered by Jonathan Rockway. This vulnerability could lead to the execution of arbitrary code when compiling a malicious assembler source file.
The updated packages are patched to correct the problem.
SolutionUpdate the affected nasm, nasm-doc and / or nasm-rdoff packages.