Fedora Core 2 : sharutils-4.2.1-18.1.FC2 (2005-280)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Thu Mar 31 2005 Than Ngo <than at redhat.com>
4.2.1-18.1.FC2

- apply patch to fix multiple buffer overflows #152571

- apply patch to fix buffer overflow in handling of -o
option, CVE-2004-1772, #123230

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?cbda1cff

Solution :

Update the affected sharutils and / or sharutils-debuginfo packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18331 (fedora_2005-280.nasl)

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