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MDKSA-2005:027: chbg Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the chbg package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:027 (chbg).
A vulnerability in chbg was discovered by Danny Lungstrom. A
maliciously-crafted configuration/scenario file could overflow a buffer leading
to the potential execution of arbitrary code.
The updated packages are patched to prevent the problem.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:027
Threat Level: High
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