Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : xine-lib (MDVSA-2008:177)
High Nessus Plugin ID 37454
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionGuido Landi found A stack-based buffer overflow in xine-lib that could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service (crash) and potentially execute arbitrary code via a long NSF title (CVE-2008-1878).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.