MDKA-2007:077 : console-tools
High Nessus Plugin ID 25667
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Descriptionvt-is-UTF8 utility included in console-tools package, and used by Mandriva initscripts, can hang, causing random problems like preventing a local/remote system reboot, unless user take interactive action (#27948). Also, when executed on a terminal different from a linux vt, it can cause errors and make it unresponsive.
Updated packages fixes both problems, and also removes setkeycodes limit, better fix for a previous issue alread addressed (#21741).
SolutionUpdate the affected package(s).