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SUSE-SA:2005:018: 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:2005:018 (kernel).
The Linux kernel is the core component of the Linux system.
Several vulnerabilities were reported in the last few weeks which
are fixed by this update.
Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/advisories/2005_18_kernel.html
Threat Level: High
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