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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Multiple buffer overflow flaws were discovered in the way the pcscd
daemon, a resource manager that coordinates communications with smart
card readers and smart cards connected to the system, handled client
requests. A local user could create a specially crafted request that
would cause the pcscd daemon to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary
code. (CVE-2010-0407, CVE-2009-4901)
After installing this update, the pcscd daemon will be restarted
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60817 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2009-4901CVE-2010-0407
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