Scientific Linux Security Update : pcre on SL5.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

This importance of this has been reduced to 'Important' We have
renumbered the release for SL5 so that it doesn't conflict with the
previous pcre security update.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?97eb2e31

Solution :

Update the affected pcre and / or pcre-devel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60298 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-4872
CVE-2006-7227
CVE-2006-7228