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SUSE-SA:2005:005: kernel Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the kernel package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:005 (kernel).
The linux kernel is the core of the SUSE Linux based products.
Two weeks ago we released the Service Pack 1 for our SUSE Linux
Enterprise Server 9 product. Due to the strict code freeze we were
not able to merge all the security fixes from the last kernel update
Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/advisories/2005_05_kernel.html
Threat Level: High
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