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MDKSA-2005:215: binutils

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the binutils package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:215 (binutils).



Integer overflows in various applications in the binutils package may permit
attackers to execute arbitrary code via a carefully crafted object file. The
updated packages have been patched to help address these problems.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:215
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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