Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ekiga (MDKSA-2007:044)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 24687
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA format string flaw was discovered in how ekiga processes certain messages, which could permit a remote attacker that can connect to ekiga to potentially execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running ekiga.
Updated package have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected ekiga package.