Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : tcl (MDVSA-2008:059)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 36516
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA flaw in the Tcl regular expression handling engine was originally discovered by Will Drewry in the PostgreSQL database server's Tcl regular expression engine. This flaw can result in an infinite loop when processing certain regular expressions.
The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.