This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.
Various buffer overflows and underflows were found in the DWARF
expression computation stack in GDB. If an attacker could trick a user
into loading an executable containing malicious debugging information
into GDB, they may be able to execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user. (CVE-2006-4146)
See also :
Update the affected gdb package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60199 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2006-4146