Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : audit (MDVSA-2008:083)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 37139
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionJoe Nall reported a stack-based buffer overflow in Audit's log handling that could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long command argument (CVE-2008-1628).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.