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The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
From Red Hat Security Advisory 2007:0721 :
Updated qt packages that correct an integer overflow flaw are now
This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the
Red Hat Security Response Team.
Qt is a software toolkit that simplifies the task of writing and
maintaining GUI (Graphical User Interface) applications for the X
Several format string flaws were found in Qt error message handling.
If an application linked against Qt created an error message from
user-supplied data in a certain way, it could lead to a denial of
service or possibly allow the execution of arbitrary code.
Users of Qt should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a
backported patch to correct these issues.
Red Hat would like to acknowledge Tim Brown of Portcullis Computer
Security and Dirk Mueller for these issues.
See also :
Update the affected qt packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 67545 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2007-3388