Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : mpg123 (MDKSA-2007:032)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 24645
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThe http_open function in httpget.c in mpg123 before 0.64 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) by closing the HTTP connection early.
Packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected mpg123 package.