Fedora Core 5 : gzip-1.3.5-7.fc5 (2006-989)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Wed Sep 20 2006 Ivana Varekova <varekova at redhat.com>
1.3.5-7.fc5

- fix bug 204676 (patches by Tavis Ormandy)

- CVE-2006-4334 - null dereference problem

- CVE-2006-4335 - buffer overflow problem

- CVE-2006-4336 - buffer underflow problem

- CVE-2006-4338 - infinite loop problem

- CVE-2006-4337 - buffer overflow problem

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?896a5020

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24183 (fedora_2006-989.nasl)

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