Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : libneon0.26 (MDKSA-2007:013)

High Nessus Plugin ID 24629


The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


An array index error in the URI parser in neon 0.26.0 to 0.26.2 could possibly allow remote malicious servers to cause a crash via a URI with non-ASCII characters. This vulnerability may only exist on 64bit systems.

Updated packages are patched to address this issue.


Update the affected packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24629

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2007-013.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/02/18

Modified: 2013/05/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64neon0.26, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64neon0.26-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64neon0.26-static-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libneon0.26, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libneon0.26-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libneon0.26-static-devel, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2007

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/Mandrake/release, Host/Mandrake/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2007/01/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-0157

MDKSA: 2007:013