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 >> MDKSA-2003:015: slocate


Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2003:015: slocate

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the slocate package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2003:015 (slocate).


A buffer overflow vulnerability was discovered in slocate by team USG. The
overflow appears when slocate is used with the -c and -r parameters, using a
1024 (or 10240) byte string. This has been corrected in slocate version 2.7.


Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:015
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 6676

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

Cables, Connectors

RackMount 22" x 20" HD Shelf Cabinet Console Test Instrument Equipment Enclosure
$39.99
RackMount 22Morrow Designs Decision I Vintage Computer Used Good Condition
$1500.0
Morrow Designs Decision I Vintage Computer Used Good Condition pictureVintage 1960's mainframe computer parts for a Burroughs system
$20.0
Vintage 1960's mainframe computer parts for a Burroughs system  picturePeavey MM980NT Architectural Acoustics Mainframe Media Matrix CPU
$99.99
Peavey MM980NT Architectural Acoustics Mainframe Media Matrix CPU picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.