Scientific Linux Security Update : bluez-utils on SL4.x i386/x86_64

This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A flaw was found in the Bluetooth HID daemon (hidd). A remote attacker
would have been able to inject keyboard and mouse events via a
Bluetooth connection without any authorization. (CVE-2006-6899)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected bluez-utils and / or bluez-utils-cups packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.4

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60179 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-6899

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