Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : cyrus-sasl (MDKSA-2005:054)
High Nessus Plugin ID 17332
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA buffer overflow was discovered in cyrus-sasl's digestmd5 code. This could lead to a remote attacker executing code in the context of the service using SASL authentication. This vulnerability was fixed upstream in version 2.1.19.
The updated packages are patched to deal with this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.