Fedora Core 6 : tcpdump-3.9.4-11.fc6 (2007-654)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

- CVE-2007-3798

Integer overflow in print-bgp.c in the BGP dissector in tcpdump 3.9.6
and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via
crafted TLVs in a BGP packet, related to an unchecked return value.

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?d2bb7183

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25839 (fedora_2007-654.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3798

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