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MDKSA-2007:032: mpg123 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the mpg123 package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2007:032 (mpg123).
The http_open function in httpget.c in mpg123 before 0.64 allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) by closing the
HTTP connection early.
Packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:032
Threat Level: High
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