Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : freeradius (MDVSA-2012:159)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 62425
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in freeradius :
Stack-based buffer overflow in the cbtls_verify function in FreeRADIUS 2.1.10 through 2.1.12, when using TLS-based EAP methods, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (server crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long not after timestamp in a client certificate (CVE-2012-3547).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.