Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libgadu (MDVSA-2014:185)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77842


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


Updated libgadu packages fix security vulnerability :

Libgadu before 1.12.0 was found to not be performing SSL certificate validation (CVE-2013-4488).


Update the affected lib64gadu-devel and / or lib64gadu3 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77842

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2014-185.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/09/25

Modified: 2014/10/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64gadu-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64gadu3, 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: 2014/09/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4488

BID: 63473

MDVSA: 2014:185