Ubuntu 6.10 : linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17 regression (USN-416-2)

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Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

USN-416-1 fixed various vulnerabilities in the Linux kernel.
Unfortunately that update caused the 'nvidia-glx-config' script to not
work any more. The new version fixes the problem.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 28006 ()

Bugtraq ID: 20920
20955
21663
21883
22316

CVE ID: