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The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
A use-after-free flaw was found in the way Openswan's pluto IKE daemon
used cryptographic helpers. A remote, authenticated attacker could
send a specially crafted IKE packet that would crash the pluto daemon.
This issue only affected SMP (symmetric multiprocessing) systems that
have the cryptographic helpers enabled.
See also :
Run 'yum update openswan' to update your system.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69577 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2011-4073
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