MDKA-2006:055 : rpmdrake

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

Several bugs were fixed in rpmdrake: - various people saw crashes due
to invalid UTF-8 strings (#26099) - edit-urpm-sources.pl didn't start
if urpmi.cfg did not exist (#27336) - MandrivaUpdate got several
fixes: o it was impossible to select an update where there was only
one group (#26135) o all updates are preselected by default (#25271)
o all security, bugfix & normal updates were not displayed in 'all
updates' mode (#27268) o default is now 'all updates' rather than
'security updates'

See also :

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKA-2006:055

Solution :

Update the affected package(s).

Risk factor :

High

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24530 (mandrake_MDKA-2006-055.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

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