Fedora 8 : emacspeak-28.0-3.fc8 (2008-8423)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Fri Sep 26 2008 Jens Petersen <petersen at redhat.com> -
28.0-3

- (CVE-2008-4191) fix tmpfile vulnerability in
extract-table.pl with emacspeak-28.0-tmpfile.patch
from upstream svn (#463819)

- Fri Sep 26 2008 Jens Petersen <petersen at redhat.com> -
28.0-2

- fix broken generated deps reported by mtasaka
(#463899)

- script the replacement of tcl with tclsh to fix
missing dtk-soft

- replace python2.4 with python in HTTPSpeaker.py

- Thu Sep 25 2008 Jens Petersen <petersen at redhat.com>
- 28.0-1

- update to 28.0 with emacspeak-28.0-no-httpd.patch

- replace emacspeak-tcl-pkgreq-tclx.patch with sed

- emacspeak-no-linux-espeak.patch no longer needed

- update emacspeak-15.0-fixpref.patch for patch fuzz

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=463819
http://www.nessus.org/u?3d5eb3c6

Solution :

Update the affected emacspeak package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34314 (fedora_2008-8423.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 31241

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4191

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