Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : silc-toolkit (MDVSA-2008:158)
High Nessus Plugin ID 36632
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability was found in the SILC toolkit before version 1.1.5 that allowed a remote attacker to cause a denial of service (crash), or possibly execute arbitrary code via long input data (CVE-2008-1227).
A vulnerability was found in the SILC toolkit before version 1.1.7 that allowed a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PKCS#2 message (CVE-2008-1552).
The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.