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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.
A denial of service flaw was found in the ipsec-tools racoon daemon.
An unauthenticated, remote attacker could trigger a NULL pointer
dereference that could cause the racoon daemon to crash.
Multiple memory leak flaws were found in the ipsec-tools racoon
daemon. If a remote attacker is able to make multiple connection
attempts to the racoon daemon, it was possible to cause the racoon
daemon to consume all available memory. (CVE-2009-1632)
Users must restart the racoon daemon for this update to take effect.
See also :
Update the affected ipsec-tools package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60585 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2009-1574CVE-2009-1632
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