MDKA-2007:088 : hal

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

HAL daemon could use 100% cpu when some non storage SCSI peripheral
when connected to a system.

Update packages fix this issue by upgrading to new version 0.5.9.1,
as well as other stability fixes and improved suspend/hibernation for
some laptops.

See also :

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKA-2007:088

Solution :

Update the affected package(s).

Risk factor :

High

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37186 (mandrake_MDKA-2007-088.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

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