Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : xinetd (MDKSA-2001:076)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

An audit has been performed on the xinetd 2.3.0 source code by Solar
Designer for many different possible vulnerabilities. The 2.3.1
release incorporated his patches into the xinetd source tree. The
audit was very thorough and found and fixed many problems. This xinetd
update includes his audit patch.

See also :

http://www.xinetd.org/#changes

Solution :

Update the affected xinetd and / or xinetd-ipv6 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 13891 (mandrake_MDKSA-2001-076.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2001-1389

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