Scientific Linux Security Update : busybox on SL4.x i386/x86_64

This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

BusyBox did not use a salt when generating passwords. This made it
easier for local users to guess passwords from a stolen password file.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected busybox and / or busybox-anaconda packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60162 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-1058