Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : coreutils (MDVSA-2015:179)
High Nessus Plugin ID 82454
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionUpdated coreutils packages fix security vulnerability :
Bertrand Jacquin and Fiedler Roman discovered date and touch incorrectly handled user-supplied input. An attacker could possibly use this to cause a denial of service or potentially execute code (CVE-2014-9471).
SolutionUpdate the affected coreutils and / or coreutils-doc packages.