Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : file (MDVSA-2014:236)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79632
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionUpdated file packages fix security vulnerability :
An out-of-bounds read flaw was found in file's donote() function in the way the file utility determined the note headers of a elf file.
This could possibly lead to file executable crash (CVE-2014-3710).
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.