Fedora Core 5 : ekiga-2.0.1-4 (2007-262)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

A format string flaw was found in the way Ekiga processes certain
messages form remote clients. This flaw could potentially allow a
remote attacker to execute arbitrary code as the user running Ekiga.

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?c5f066c2

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24693 (fedora_2007-262.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1006

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