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Family: Mandrake Local Security Checks --> Category: infos

MDKSA-2006:215: avahi Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the avahi package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:215 (avahi).

Steve Grubb discovered that netlink messages were not being checked for
their sender identity. This could lead to local users manipulating the
Avahi service.
Packages have been patched to correct this issues.

Solution :
Threat Level: High

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