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-2004:078:

Vulnerability Assessment Details


Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2004:078 (

The office suite contains an internal libneon library which
permits it to connect to WebDAV servers. This internal library is subject to the
same vulnerabilities that were fixed in libneon recently. These updated packages
contain fixes to libneon to correct the several format string vulnerabilities in
it, as well as a heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability.

Solution :
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 10136

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

Cables, Connectors


No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.