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MDKSA-2005:073: cvs Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the cvs package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:073 (cvs).
A buffer overflow and memory access problem in CVS have been discovered by the
CVS maintainer. The updated packages have been patched to correct the problem.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:073
Threat Level: High
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