This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
A number of Denial of Service vulnerabilities were discovered in the
way that tcpdump processes certain network packets. If abused, these
flaws can allow a remote attacker to inject a carefully crafted packet
onto the network, crashing tcpdump.
The provided packages have been patched to correct these issues.
Update the affected tcpdump package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 18276 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-087.nasl)
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