MDKA-2007:012 : glibc

High Nessus Plugin ID 24549


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


The version of glibc shipped with Mandriva 2007 has a bug that prevents the system from passing the lsb-runtime test suite (T.ttyname_r). This update also includes sparc64 updates and Unicode 5.0 support.


Update the affected package(s).

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24549

File Name: mandrake_MDKA-2007-012.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: 2007/01/20