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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.131193
Category:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks
Title:Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2016-0026
Summary:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2016-0026
Description:Summary:
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2016-0026

Vulnerability Insight:
A local attacker can utilize a possible buffer overflow in the encodeName method of StreamNameIO and BlockNameIO to execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service. Also multiple weak cryptographics practices have been found in encfs (CVE-2014-3462)

Solution:
Update the affected packages to the latest available version.

CVSS Score:
5.0

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2014-3462
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201512-09
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/05/14/2
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2017:0158 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2017-01/msg00090.html
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2016 Eero Volotinen

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