|Category:||Mandrake Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Mandriva Security Advisory MDVSA-2010:095 (libxext)|
|Summary:||Mandriva Security Advisory MDVSA-2010:095 (libxext)|
|Description:||The remote host is missing an update to libxext|
announced via advisory MDVSA-2010:095.
A vulnerability has been discovered and fixed in libxext:
There's a race condition in libXext that causes apps that use the X
shared memory extensions to occasionally crash.
Packages for 2008.0 and 2009.0 are provided due to the Extended
Maintenance Program for those products.
The corrected packages solves this problem.
Affected: 2008.0, 2009.0, 2009.1, 2010.0
To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.
Risk factor : High
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