Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : kernel (MDKSA-2006:087)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Memory corruption can be triggered remotely when the ip_nat_snmp_basic
module is loaded and traffic on port 161 or 162 is NATed.

The provided packages are patched to fix this vulnerability. Users who
may be running netfilter on important servers are encouraged to
upgrade to these updated kernels.

To update your kernel, please follow the directions located at :

http://www.mandriva.com/en/security/kernelupdate

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21598 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-087.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 18081

CVE ID: CVE-2006-2444

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