Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : usbmuxd (MDVSA-2013:133)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66145
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionUpdated usbmuxd packages fix security vulnerability :
It was discovered that usbmuxd did not correctly perform bounds checking when processing the SerialNumber field of USB devices. An attacker with physical access could use this to crash usbmuxd or potentially execute arbitrary code as the 'usbmux' user (CVE-2012-0065).
SolutionUpdate the affected lib64usbmuxd-devel, lib64usbmuxd1 and / or usbmuxd packages.