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SUSE-SA:2006:042: 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:2006:042 (kernel).
The Linux kernel has been updated to fix several security issues.
This advisory refers to kernel updates for SUSE Linux 9.1 - 10.1.
The SUSE Linux 9.1 kernel update is the final SUSE Linux 9.1 YOU
update (see separate announcement from some days ago).
Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_42_kernel.html
Threat Level: High
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