Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : timed (MDKSA-2001:034)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 61907
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThe time server daemon, timed, tries to synchronize the local host time with the time of other machines on a local area network. A bug in timed, as reported by the FreeBSD Security Officer, that could be triggered remotely can crash the time server daemon.
SolutionUpdate the affected timed package.