|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 1151-1 (heartbeat)|
|Summary:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 1151-1 (heartbeat)|
The remote host is missing an update to heartbeat
announced via advisory DSA 1151-1.
Yan Rong Ge discovered out-of-boundary memory access in heartbeat, the
subsystem for High-Availability Linux. This could be used by a remote
attacker to cause a denial of service.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.2.4-14 and heartbeat-2 2.0.6-2.
We recommend that you upgrade your heartbeat packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2006-3121|
Debian Security Information: DSA-1151 (Google Search)
BugTraq ID: 19516
XForce ISS Database: heartbeat-packet-dos(28396)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2006 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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