Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : unzip (MDKSA-2006:050)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 21003
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA buffer overflow was foiund in how unzip handles file name arguments.
If a user could tricked into processing a specially crafted, excessively long file name with unzip, an attacker could execute arbitrary code with the user's privileges.
The updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected unzip package.