Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : dump (MDVSA-2014:181)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77838


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


Updated dump 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).

The dump package is built with a bundled copy of minilzo, which is a part of liblzo containing the vulnerable code.


Update the affected dump and / or rmt packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77838

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2014-181.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/09/25

Modified: 2015/01/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 4.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:dump, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:rmt, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4607

BID: 68213

MDVSA: 2014:181