SuSE 10 Security Update : madwifi (ZYPP Patch Number 2370)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

The madwifi-ng Atheros Wireless LAN card driver is subject to a
remotely exploitable stack-based buffer overflow, this update fixes
this problem. (CVE-2006-6332)

This update also brings madwifi to version 0.9.2.1.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-6332.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 2370.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29516 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-6332

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