Fedora 7 : gnutls-1.6.3-3.fc7 (2008-4274)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Fixes critical security issue GNUTLS-SA-2008-1 described here:
http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/gnutls-devel/2008-05/msg00060.html
All applications and system services which utilize gnutls library must
be restarted for the updates to take effect.

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://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/gnutls-devel/2008-05/msg00060.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=447461
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=447462
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=447463
http://www.nessus.org/u?bcea6a3d

Solution :

Update the affected gnutls package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 32414 (fedora_2008-4274.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 29292

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1948
CVE-2008-1949
CVE-2008-1950

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