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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2004:153: aspell

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the aspell package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2004:153 (aspell).



A vulnerability was discovered in the aspell word-list-compress utility that
can permit a possible hacker to execute arbitrary code.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this problem.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:153
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

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