MDKA-2006:056 : drakxtools

High Nessus Plugin ID 24531


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


Several bugs were fixed in drakxtools:

- it was not possible to start rpmdrake from the menu (#26383) - it was not possible to set up updates media and then distro media (or the reverse) in edit-urpm-sources - drakauth: o add encrypted home and pam_mount support o hide password when calling 'net join' or 'net ads join' (pixel) - drakbackup: o fix archiver detection/config file replace (stew, #26705, #27180) o do not backup the backups (Adamw) - drakboot: support Xen with lilo using mbootpack - drakfirewall:
really disable services (#27295) - drakvpn: o add pkcs11 token support for openvpn o ask password/PIN if needed - drakconnect/drakroam: o detect wireless interfaces with unknown driver, e.g. rt61 o do not check for ipw3945 kernel module packages o do not wrongly tell that acx100-firmware can be found in Club or commercial editions (#26475) o use iwpriv commands to configure WPA on rt2570 and rt61 chipsets o update madwifi URL which was old - finish-install: add encrypted home and pam_mount support - printerdrake: due to changes in the format of HPLIP's device description XML files, scanner functionality was not recognized any more (#26567).


Update the affected package(s).

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24531

File Name: mandrake_MDKA-2006-056.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: 2006/11/29