Fedora 8 : p7zip-4.61-1.fc8 (2008-11891)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update addresses some moderate archiver flaws discovered in p7zip
versions earlier than 4.57.

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=438410
http://www.nessus.org/u?80febef2

Solution :

Update the affected p7zip package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35387 (fedora_2008-11891.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 28285

CVE ID:

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