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During a reboot after an installation of Linux Slackware 3.6, a remote attacker can obtain root access by logging in to the root account without a password.
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  • BID:338
  • URL:
  • ISS:Short-Term High-Risk Vulnerability During Slackware 3.6 Network Installations
  • OSVDB:981
  • URL: (Obsolete source)
  • XF:linux-slackware-install
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