Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : netscape (MDKSA-2000:036)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

There exists a problem in all versions of Netscape from 4.0 to 4.74
with Java enabled. Under certain conditions, Netscape can be turned
into a server that serves files on your local hard drive that Netscape
has read access to and remote people can access it by connecting their
web client to port 8080 on your machine if they know the IP address.
This vulnerability has been fixed in Netscape 4.75.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :


Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61830 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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