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Fedora Core 2 2005-216: ipsec-tools Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the ipsec-tools package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2005-216 (ipsec-tools).
This is the IPsec-Tools package. You need this package in order to
really use the IPsec functionality in the linux-2.5+ kernels. This
- setkey, a program to directly manipulate policies and SAs
- racoon, an IKEv1 keying daemon
This update fixes a potential DoS in parsing ISAKMP headers in racoon.
Solution : http://www.fedoranews.org/blog/index.php?p=478
Threat Level: High
Click HERE for more information and discussions on this network vulnerability scan.