Fedora 9 : evolution-2.22.2-2.fc9 (2008-4990)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Fix two buffer overflows in iCalendar .ics file fromat support
discovered and reported by Alin Rad Pop of the Secunia Research:
CVE-2008-1108, CVE-2008-1109, SA30298 See referenced bugzilla bugs or
Secunia advisories for further details:
http://secunia.com/advisories/30298
http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2008-22/advisory/
http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2008-23/advisory/

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://secunia.com/secunia_research/2008-22/advisory/
http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2008-23/advisory/
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=448540
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=448541
http://www.nessus.org/u?07444ffd

Solution :

Update the affected evolution package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 33113 (fedora_2008-4990.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 29527

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1108
CVE-2008-1109

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