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Mandriva: 2013:280: memcached Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A vulnerability was found and corrected in memcached: Memcached is vulnerable to a denial of service as it can be made to crash when it receives a specially crafted packet over the network (CVE-2011-4971). [More...]

 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:280

 Package : memcached
 Date    : November 22, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0, Enterprise Server 5.0

 Problem Description:

 A vulnerability was found and corrected in memcached:
 Memcached is vulnerable to a denial of service as it can be made to
 crash when it receives a specially crafted packet over the network
 The updated packages for Enterprise Server 5 has beed patched to
 resolve this flaw.
 The updated packages for Business Server 1 has been upgraded to the
 1.4.15 version and patched to resolve this flaw.


 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5:
 1fb72afece943cdd5955039dbc9a7634  mes5/i586/memcached-1.2.8-0.2mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm 
 25bc9b9e6d4280cdc10127859b7b3dc2  mes5/SRPMS/memcached-1.2.8-0.2mdvmes5.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5/X86_64:
 014b8f08b4a87a31104feeb3c954b522  mes5/x86_64/memcached-1.2.8-0.2mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm 
 25bc9b9e6d4280cdc10127859b7b3dc2  mes5/SRPMS/memcached-1.2.8-0.2mdvmes5.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 95f2df143a2db0d46c9ba1d8a42cc205  mbs1/x86_64/memcached-1.4.15-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 efe0356522c0d60ed99a8cb3929f6985  mbs1/x86_64/memcached-devel-1.4.15-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 daf15440663f314840b73144de85009e  mbs1/SRPMS/memcached-1.4.15-1.mbs1.src.rpm

 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

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