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MDKSA-2004:005: jabber Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the jabber package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2004:005 (jabber).
A vulnerability was found in the jabber program where a bug in the handling of
SSL connections could cause the server process to crash, resulting in a DoS
(Denial of Service).
The updated packages are patched to correct the problem.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:005
Threat Level: High
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