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SUSE-SA:2005:024: cvs Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the cvs package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:024 (cvs).
The Concurrent Versions System (CVS) offers tools which allow developers
to share and maintain large software projects.
The current maintainer of CVS reported various problems within CVS
such as a buffer overflow and memory access problems which have
been fixed within the available updates.
The CVE project has assigned the CAN number CVE-2005-0753.
Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/advisories/2005_24_cvs.html
Threat Level: High
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