Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : cifs-utils (MDVSA-2015:114)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 82367


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


Updated cifs-utils packages fix security vulnerability :

Sebastian Krahmer discovered a stack-based buffer overflow flaw in cifscreds.c (CVE-2014-2830).


Update the affected cifs-utils and / or cifs-utils-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 82367

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2015-114.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/03/30

Modified: 2015/04/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:cifs-utils, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:cifs-utils-devel, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/03/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2830

MDVSA: 2015:114