MDKA-2005:048 : mdkonline

High Nessus Plugin ID 24474


The remote Mandrake host is missing one or more security-related patches.


Updated mdkonline packages are now available that change the name of the main binary from MandrakeUpdate to MandrivaUpdate due to Mandriva's name change.

As well, this update provides fixes the account creation and authentication based on obsolete architectures (versions prior to 2006.0). The user email address is now used as a unique login throughout all Mandriva web services.


Update the affected package(s).

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24474

File Name: mandrake_MDKA-2005-048.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/02/18

Modified: 2012/09/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:mandriva:linux

Required KB Items: Host/Mandrake/release, Host/Mandrake/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2005/10/26