Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libthai (MDVSA-2010:010)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 44042
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionMultiple vulnerabilities has been found and corrected in libthai :
Tim Starling discovered that libthai, a set of Thai language support routines, is vulnerable of integer/heap overflow. This vulnerability could allow an attacker to run arbitrary code by sending a very long string (CVE-2009-4012).
Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0 customers.
The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.