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VPR Score: 3.7
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionUpdated elfutils packages fix security vulnerability :
Directory traversal vulnerability in the read_long_names function in libelf/elf_begin.c in elfutils allows remote attackers to write to arbitrary files to the root directory via a / (slash) in a crafted archive, as demonstrated using the ar program (CVE-2014-9447).
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.