SuSE 10 Security Update : madwifi (ZYPP Patch Number 4285)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update fixes some bugs in madwifi :

- possible security bug in radar detection code

- dynamic Beacon Interval

- Standardise Radiotap FCS Handling

- fix wrong channel change behavior for AP mode

- fix ath_hardstart returning 0 even if queue is full

- rxantenna value is reset after suspend/resume

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 4285.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29518 ()

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