Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : gcc (MDVSA-2008:066)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 36717
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionJurgen Weigert found a directory traversal vulnerability in fastjar versions prior to 0.93. This vulnerability allows user-assisted attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a .jar file containing filename with ../ sequences.
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.