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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.
An algorithmic complexity weakness was found in the way the mcstrans
daemon handled ranges of compartments in sensitivity labels. A local
user could trigger this flaw causing mctransd to temporarily stop
responding to other requests
a partial denial of service.
This update also fixes a problem where the mcstrans daemon was
preventing SSH connections into an SELinux box, that was running a
Multi-Level Security (MLS) Policy with multiple categories
See also :
Update the affected mcstrans package.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60289 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2007-4570