Scientific Linux Security Update : Openafs Security Update on SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

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Security Fix(es) :

- Certain values transmitted in RX ACK packets were not
sanity checked by OpenAFS receiving peers, which could
lead to an assertion being triggered during construction
of outgoing packets on the same connection, resulting in
server process crashes or client kernel panics.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?bfb86311

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 105070 ()

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