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USN151-3 : aide vulnerabilities

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
aide vulnerabilities

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote package "aide" is missing a security patch.

Description :

USN-148-1 and USN-151-1 fixed two security flaws in zlib, which could
be exploited to cause Denial of Service attacks or even arbitrary code
execution with malicious data streams.

Since aide is statically linked against the zlib library, it is also
affected by these issues. The updated packagages have been rebuilt
against the fixed zlib.

Solution :

Upgrade to :
- aide-0.10-6.1ubuntu0.1 (Ubuntu 5.10)



Network Security Threat Level: High


Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

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