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-2006:044: xinetd


Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKA-2006:044: xinetd

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the xinetd package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKA-2006:044 (xinetd).

The initscript for xinetd incorrectly set the locale to en_US. If the
locales-en package is not installed on the system, some xinetd services
may not work properly. This was first noted with the svnserve program
from subversion.
This has been fixed in the updated packages, which set the locale to a
generic value. Users not wishing to apply the update can work-around
the problem by installing the locales-en package.

Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKA-2006:044
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

Cables, Connectors

Vintage Apple Microphone
$10.0
Vintage Apple Microphone pictureApple M0400 Vintage 13" High-Resolution Monochrome CRT Monitor Macintosh Mac
$49.99
Apple M0400 Vintage 13Vintage Apple Desktop Bus Mouse II
$20.0
Vintage Apple Desktop Bus Mouse II pictureVintage APPLE IIe 2e Personal Desktop Computer, Powers Up Model # A2S2128
$99.0
Vintage APPLE IIe 2e Personal Desktop Computer, Powers Up Model # A2S2128 picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.