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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Fedora Core 3 2005-406: tcpdump

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the tcpdump package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2005-406 (tcpdump).

Tcpdump is a command-line tool for monitoring network traffic.
Tcpdump can capture and display the packet headers on a particular
network interface or on all interfaces. Tcpdump can display all of
the packet headers, or just the ones that match particular criteria.

Install tcpdump if you need a program to monitor network traffic.


* Tue Jun 07 2005 Martin Stransky - 14:3.8.2-9.FC3

- fix for CVE-2005-1267 - BGP DoS, #159209



Solution : http://www.fedoranews.org/blog/index.php?p=716
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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