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MDKSA-2004:155: logcheck Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the logcheck package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2004:155 (logcheck).
A vulnerability was discovered in the logcheck program by Christian Jaeger.
This could potentially lead to a local attacker overwriting files with root
The updated packages have been patched to prevent the problem.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:155
Threat Level: High
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