Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : binutils (MDKSA-2005:215)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 20447
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionInteger overflows in various applications in the binutils package may allow attackers to execute arbitrary code via a carefully crafted object file.
The updated packages have been patched to help address these problems.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.