Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : avahi (MDKSA-2007:185)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 26105
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThe Avahi daemon in 0.6.20 and previous allows attackers to cause a denial of service via empty TXT data over D-Bus, which triggers an assert error.
Updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.