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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
An integer overflow flaw was discovered in the bzip2 decompression
routine. This issue could, when decompressing malformed archives,
cause bzip2, or an application linked against the libbz2 library, to
crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2010-0405)
All running applications using the libbz2 library must be restarted
for the update to take effect.
See also :
Update the affected bzip2, bzip2-devel and / or bzip2-libs packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60887 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2010-0405