MDKA-2007:113 : dosfstools

High Nessus Plugin ID 37018


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


The program mkdosfs was compiled without large file support and as a result couldn't check for bad blocks on filesystems greater than 2GB in size. This update rebuilds the program with the right flags.


Update the affected package(s).

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 37018

File Name: mandrake_MDKA-2007-113.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

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: 2007/11/21