Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Mandrake Local Security Checks >> MDKA-2006:014: dynamic


Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKA-2006:014: dynamic

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the dynamic package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKA-2006:014 (dynamic).

Dynamic was not calling scripts correctly when hardware was
plugged/unplugged. Plugging a digital camera (not usb mass storage,
like a Canon camera) was not creating an icon on Desktop (for GNOME)
or in the Devices window (for KDE).
Dynamic was also creating a 'pilot' symlink in / (in addition to
/dev/pilot) when a Palm was connected, and this file was not removed
when the Palm was unplugged. Now, this file is not longer created.
If the symlink is already on the user's system, it can safely be
removed manually.
Updated packages have been patched to correct the issue.

Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKA-2006:014
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

Total Micro Technologies 4GB PC3-10600U ECC Server RAM NL797AA-TM
$14.95
Total Micro Technologies 4GB PC3-10600U ECC Server RAM NL797AA-TM pictureHP ProLiant N40L Micro Serve Turion II Neo N40L 1.5GHz No Hard Drive, 4GB HP RAM
$75.0
HP ProLiant N40L Micro Serve Turion II Neo N40L 1.5GHz No Hard Drive, 4GB HP RAM pictureMicro-Star MS-9197 Server Intel Xeon Quad Core 2 GHZ 4GIG DDR2 6 HDD BAYS
$239.99
Micro-Star MS-9197 Server Intel Xeon Quad Core 2 GHZ 4GIG DDR2 6 HDD BAYS pictureHP ProLiant MicroServer 633724-001 Ultra Micro Tower Entry-level Server^
$75.22
HP ProLiant MicroServer 633724-001 Ultra Micro Tower Entry-level Server^ picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.