|Category:||Mandrake Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Mandrake Security Advisory MDVSA-2009:050 (python-pycrypto)|
|Summary:||Mandrake Security Advisory MDVSA-2009:050 (python-pycrypto)|
The remote host is missing an update to python-pycrypto
announced via advisory MDVSA-2009:050.
A vulnerability have been discovered and corrected in PyCrypto
ARC2 module 2.0.1, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial
of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large ARC2 key
The updated packages have been patched to prevent this.
To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-0544|
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2009:010 (Google Search)
BugTraq ID: 33674
XForce ISS Database: pycrypto-arc2module-bo(48617)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2009 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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