Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : busybox (MDVSA-2014:173)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77652
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionUpdated busybox packages fix security vulnerability :
An integer overflow in liblzo before 2.07 allows attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly code execution in applications using performing LZO decompression on a compressed payload from the attacker (CVE-2014-4607).
Busybox bundles part of the liblzo code, containing the lzo1x_decompress_safe function, which is affected by this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected busybox and / or busybox-static packages.