Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : aircrack-ng (MDVSA-2013:251)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 70518
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionUpdated aircrack-ng package fixes security vulnerability :
A buffer overflow vulnerability has been discovered in Aircrack-ng. A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted dump file using Aircrack-ng, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition (CVE-2010-1159).
SolutionUpdate the affected aircrack-ng package.