Fedora 8 : WebKit-1.0.0-0.10.svn34655.fc8 (2008-6220)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This updated WebKit snapshot fixes CVE-2008-2307. (A memory corruption
issue exists in WebKit's handling of JavaScript arrays. Visiting a
maliciously crafted website may lead to an unexpected application
termination or arbitrary code execution.)

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 :


Solution :

Update the affected WebKit package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 33458 (fedora_2008-6220.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 29836

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2307

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