Fedora 9 : enscript-1.6.4-10.fc9 (2008-9372)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

There were found various buffer overflows in enscript. This update
fixes CVE-2008-3863 and CVE-2008-4306

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=466771
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=469311
http://www.nessus.org/u?134f18ae

Solution :

Update the affected enscript 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 : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34705 (fedora_2008-9372.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 31858

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3863
CVE-2008-4306

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