Updated cabextract packages fix CVE-2014-9556Publication date: 05 Feb 2015
Affected Mageia releases : 4
Updated cabextract packages fix security vulnerability: Libmspack, a library to provide compression and decompression of some file formats used by Microsoft, is embedded in cabextract. A specially crafted cab file can cause cabextract to hang forever. If cabextract is exposed to any remotely-controlled user input, this issue can cause a denial-of-service (CVE-2014-9556).