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RHSA-2003-119: micq Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the micq packages
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Updated mICQ packages are available which fix a remote crash.
mICQ is an online messaging and conferencing program.
mICQ 0.4.9 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(crash) via malformed ICQ message types without a 0xFE separator character.
Users of mICQ are advised to upgrade to these erratum packages containing
mICQ version 0.4.10.2 which is not vulnerable to this issue.
Solution : http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2003-119.html
Threat Level: High
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