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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Fedora Core 1 2004-272: mc

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the mc package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2004-272 (mc).

Midnight Commander is a visual shell much like a file manager, only
with many more features. It is a text mode application, but it also
includes mouse support if you are running GPM. Midnight Commander's
best features are its ability to FTP, view tar and zip files, and to
poke into RPMs for specific files.

Update Information:

Security fix for http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=127973.
CVE-2004-0494 extfs vfs vulnerability in mc


Solution : http://www.fedoranews.org/updates/FEDORA-2004-272.shtml
Risk Factor : High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

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