Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : timed (MDKSA-2001:034)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

The time server daemon, timed, tries to synchronize the local host
time with the time of other machines on a local area network. A bug in
timed, as reported by the FreeBSD Security Officer, that could be
triggered remotely can crash the time server daemon.

Solution :

Update the affected timed package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61907 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0388

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