Scientific Linux Security Update : nfs-utils on SL5.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A flaw was found in the nfs-utils package build. The nfs-utils package
was missing TCP wrappers support, which could result in an
administrator believing they had access restrictions enabled when they
did not. (CVE-2008-1376)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected nfs-utils package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60458 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1376