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MDKSA-2003:100: gdm Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the gdm package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2003:100 (gdm).
Two vulnerabilities were discovered in gdm by Jarno Gassenbauer that would allow
a local attacker to cause gdm to crash or freeze.
The provided packages are patched to fix this problem.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:100
Threat Level: High
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