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MDKA-2006:051: webmin

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the webmin package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKA-2006:051 (webmin).

Webmin is a web-based interface for system administration for Unix.
For the Mandriva 2007.0 release, the webmin package received a patch to
the operating system detection code to cope with the Mandriva name
change. This patch unfortunately introduced a problem where many webmin
modules would no longer work, like cron, MySQL and many others.
This issue is fixed with this update.

Solution :
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

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