Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : openafs (MDVSA-2008:207)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A race condition in OpenAFS 1.3.40 through 1.4.5 allowed remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) by
simultaneously acquiring and giving back file callbacks

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36969 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-207.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6599

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