|Category:||Trustix Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Trustix Security Advisory TSLSA-2004-0035 (kernel)|
|Summary:||Trustix Security Advisory TSLSA-2004-0035 (kernel)|
The remote host is missing updates announced in
During checks of the Linux 2.6 source using an automated tool called sparse,
several issues were discovered. Some of these were discovered to also
apply to the 2.4 series of the Linux kernel. See CVE-2004-0495 at
http://cve.mitre.org/ for more information on this issue.
The patches used were provided by Alexander Viro and fix issues in the
following drivers: aironet, asus_acpi, decnet, mpu401, msnd, and pss.
Update your system with the packages as indicated in
the referenced security advisory.
Risk factor : High
BugTraq ID: 10566|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2004-0495
Conectiva Linux advisory: CLA-2004:845
Conectiva Linux advisory: CLA-2004:846
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2004:020 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: linux-drivers-gain-privileges(16449)
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