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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.50628
Category:Mandrake Local Security Checks
Title:Mandrake Security Advisory MDKSA-2004:148 (iproute2)
Summary:NOSUMMARY
Description:Description:

The remote host is missing an update to iproute2
announced via advisory MDKSA-2004:148.

Herbert Xu discovered that iproute can accept spoofed messages sent
via the kernel netlink interface by other users on the local machine.
This could lead to a local Denial of Service attack.

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this problem.

Affected versions: 10.0, 9.2, Corporate Server 2.1,
Multi Network Firewall 8.2


Solution:
To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

http://www.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=MDKSA-2004:148
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2003-0856

Risk factor : Medium

CVSS Score:
4.9

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2003-0856
Debian Security Information: DSA-492 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-492
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2004-May/msg00004.html
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10912
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-316.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-317.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2005:001 (Google Search)
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_01_sr.html
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