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MDKA-2007:012: glibc Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the glibc package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKA-2007:012 (glibc).
The version of glibc shipped with Mandriva 2007 has a bug that prevents
the system from passing the lsb-runtime test suite (T.ttyname_r). This
update also includes sparc64 updates and Unicode 5.0 support.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKA-2007:012
Threat Level: High
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