Fedora 8 : vinagre-0.4-2.fc8 (2008-10941)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update backports fix for a format string flaw in
vinagre_utils_show_error() from new upstream 0.5.2 / 2.24.2.

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=475070
http://www.nessus.org/u?5c0063bf

Solution :

Update the affected vinagre package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35064 (fedora_2008-10941.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 32682

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5660

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