Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : openvpn (MDKSA-2006:069)
High Nessus Plugin ID 21206
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA vulnerability in OpenVPN 2.0 through 2.0.5 allows a malicious server to execute arbitrary code on the client by using setenv with the LD_PRELOAD environment variable.
Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue by removing setenv support.
SolutionUpdate the affected openvpn package.