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MDKA-2007:017: tcpdump Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the tcpdump package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKA-2007:017 (tcpdump).
tcpdump would segfault on certain packets when reading back a captured
tcpdump file. This update corrects that problem.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKA-2007:017
Threat Level: High
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