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VPR Score: 8.9
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA flaw was found in vmsplice. An unprivileged local user could use this flaw to gain root privileges. (CVE-2008-0600)
There is a public available exploit for this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.