Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : memcached (MDVSA-2013:280)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 71075
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability was found and corrected in memcached :
Memcached is vulnerable to a denial of service as it can be made to crash when it receives a specially crafted packet over the network (CVE-2011-4971).
The updated packages for Enterprise Server 5 has beed patched to resolve this flaw.
The updated packages for Business Server 1 has been upgraded to the 1.4.15 version and patched to resolve this flaw.
SolutionUpdate the affected memcached and / or memcached-devel packages.