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MDKSA-2005:062: ipsec-tools

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the ipsec-tools package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:062 (ipsec-tools).



A bug was discovered in the way that the racoon daemon handled incoming ISAKMP
requests. It is possible that a possible hacker could crash the racoon daemon by
sending a specially crafted ISAKMP packet.

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:062
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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