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RHSA-2001:006: Updated inetd packages available for Red Hat Linux 6.2

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RHSA-2001:006: Updated inetd packages available for Red Hat Linux 6.2

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/02/2001
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/28/2005
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The inetd server as shipped with Red Hat Linux 6.2 fails to close sockets for internal services properly.

The inetd server as shipped with Red Hat Linux 6.2 fails to close sockets for internal service properly. This could make services stop working when the system had leaked sufficient resources. Note that all of these services are turned off in the default configuration.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-inetd

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