Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ipsec-tools (MDKSA-2004:027)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A very serious security flaw was discovered by Ralf Spenneberg in
racoon, the IKE daemon of the KAME-tools. Racoon does not very the RSA
signature during phase one of a connection using either main or
aggressive mode. Only the certificate of the client is verified, the
certificate is not used to verify the client's signature.

All versions of ipsec-tools prior to 0.2.5 and 0.3rc5 are vulnerable
to this issue. The provided package updates ipsec-tools to 0.2.5.

Solution :

Update the affected ipsec-tools and / or libipsec-tools0 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: 14126 (mandrake_MDKSA-2004-027.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0155

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