Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : bluez-hcidump (MDKSA-2006:041)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 20940
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionBuffer overflow in l2cap.c in hcidump allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) through a wireless Bluetooth connection via a malformed Logical Link Control and Adaptation Protocol (L2CAP) packet.
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected bluez-hcidump package.