Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : kon2 (MDKSA-2003:064)
High Nessus Plugin ID 14047
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA vulnerability was discovered in kon2, a Kanji emulator for the console. A buffer overflow in the command line parsing can be exploited, leading to local users being able to gain root privileges.
These updated packages provide a fix for this vulnerability.
SolutionUpdate the affected kon2 package.