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Vulnerability Assessment Details

SUSE-SA:2005:018: kernel

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the kernel package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:018 (kernel).


The Linux kernel is the core component of the Linux system.

Several vulnerabilities were reported in the last few weeks which
are fixed by this update.


Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/advisories/2005_18_kernel.html
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

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