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The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
Updated gcc packages that fix a security issue and another bug are now
This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the
Red Hat Security Response Team.
The gcc packages include C, C++, Java, Fortran 77, Objective C, and
Ada 95 GNU compilers and related support libraries.
JÃ¼rgen Weigert discovered a directory traversal flaw in fastjar. An
attacker could create a malicious JAR file which, if unpacked using
fastjar, could write to any files the victim had write access to.
These updated packages also fix a reload internal compiler error with
All users of gcc should upgrade to these updated packages, which
resolve these issues.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 25482 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2006-3619