Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : xdg-utils (MDVSA-2008:031)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 36549
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA vulnerability was found in xdg-open and xdg-email commands, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands if the user is tricked into trying to open a maliciously crafted URL.
The updated packages have been patched to prevent the issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected xdg-utils package.