Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : initscripts (MDVSA-2009:170)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Mandriva Security team has identified and fixed a vulnerability in
initscripts which could lead to partial wireless password disclosure
for WPA/WPA2 passwords of certain length which contained spaces.

This update fixes the vulnerability.

See also :

https://qa.mandriva.com/51606
https://qa.mandriva.com/52149

Solution :

Update the affected debugmode and / or initscripts packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40415 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-170.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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