Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : dump (MDKSA-2000:007)

High Nessus Plugin ID 61805


The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.


Dump may cause security problem due to a buffer overflow. This package removes the set gid root on the dump exec file.


Update the affected dump package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 61805

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2000-007.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2012/09/06

Modified: 2013/05/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:dump, cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:7.0, cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:7.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/Mandrake/release, Host/Mandrake/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2000/05/24

Reference Information

MDKSA: 2000:007