Fedora 7 : xorg-x11-xfs-1.0.5-1.fc7 (2007-4263)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Bug #373261 - CVE-2007-4568 xfs integer overflow in the
build_range function [f7]

- Bug #373331 - CVE-2007-4990 xfs heap overflow in the
swap_char2b function [f7]

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 :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=373261
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=373331
http://www.nessus.org/u?42fef06a

Solution :

Update the affected xorg-x11-xfs, xorg-x11-xfs-debuginfo and / or
xorg-x11-xfs-utils packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29278 (fedora_2007-4263.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 25898

CVE ID: CVE-2007-4568
CVE-2007-4990

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