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The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
New cvs packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, and
-current to fix a buffer overflow vulnerability which could allow an
attacker to run arbitrary programs on the CVS server. Sites running a
CVS server should upgrade to the new CVS package right away.
See also :
Update the affected cvs package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Slackware Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 18763 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0396
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