Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : opal (MDKSA-2007:205)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27623
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA flaw in opal, the Open Phone Abstraction Library, was found in how it handles certain Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) packets. An attacker could use this vulnerability to crash an application linked to opal, such as Ekiga.
Updated packages have been patched to prevent these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.