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MDKSA-2006:041: bluez-hcidump Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the bluez-hcidump package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:041 (bluez-hcidump).
Buffer overflow in l2cap.c in hcidump allows remote attackers to cause a denial
of service (crash) through a wireless Bluetooth connection via a malformed
Logical Link Control and Adaptation Protocol (L2CAP) packet. The updated
packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:041
Threat Level: High
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