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The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
Tavis Ormandy, of the Google Security Team, discovered that ncompress,
when uncompressing data, performed no bounds checking, which could
allow a specially crafted datastream to underflow a .bss buffer with
attacker controlled data.
Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Update the affected ncompress package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5