Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : hylafax (MDKSA-2005:006)
High Nessus Plugin ID 16157
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionPatrice Fournier discovered a vulnerability in the authorization sub-system of hylafax. A local or remote user guessing the contents of the hosts.hfaxd database could gain unauthorized access to the fax system.
The updated packages are provided to prevent this issue. Note that the packages included with Corporate Server 2.1 do not require this fix.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.