Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : traceroute (MDKSA-2000:053)
High Nessus Plugin ID 61843
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThere is a bug in the traceroute program which causes segfaults and which could potentially be exploited to provide root privilege because the traceroute command is suid root. There are no known exploits currently, but users are encouraged to upgrade.
SolutionUpdate the affected traceroute package.