Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : hostapd (MDKSA-2006:088)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21599
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionHostapd 0.3.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault) via an unspecified value in the key_data_length field of an EAPoL frame.
Packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected hostapd package.