Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : slocate (MDKSA-2003:015)
High Nessus Plugin ID 14000
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA buffer overflow vulnerability was discovered in slocate by team USG.
The overflow appears when slocate is used with the -c and -r parameters, using a 1024 (or 10240) byte string. This has been corrected in slocate version 2.7.
SolutionUpdate the affected slocate package.