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SUSE-SA:2006:079: 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:2006:079 (kernel).
The Linux 2.6 kernel has been updated to fix various security issues.
On SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 and SUSE Linux Enterprise 10 and
their derived products this update also contains various bugfixes.
Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_79_kernel.html
Threat Level: High
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