Scientific Linux Security Update : bluez-libs and bluez-utils on SL4.x, SL5.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

An input validation flaw was found in the Bluetooth Session
Description Protocol (SDP) packet parser used by the Bluez Bluetooth
utilities. A Bluetooth device with an already-established trust
relationship, or a local user registering a service record via a
UNIX&reg
socket or D-Bus interface, could cause a crash, or possibly
execute arbitrary code with privileges of the hcid daemon.
(CVE-2008-2374)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?77b82b52

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60439 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2374