Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : iodine (MDVSA-2014:128)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 76436


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Updated iodine packages fix security vulnerability :

Oscar Reparaz discovered an authentication bypass vulnerability in iodine, a tool for tunneling IPv4 data through a DNS server. A remote attacker could provoke a server to accept the rest of the setup or also network traffic by exploiting this flaw (CVE-2014-4168).


Update the affected iodine-client and / or iodine-server packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 76436

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2014-128.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/07/10

Modified: 2014/07/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:iodine-client, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:iodine-server, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/Mandrake/release, Host/Mandrake/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/07/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4168

BID: 68069

MDVSA: 2014:128