Fedora 10 : glib2-2.18.4-2.fc10 (2009-2657)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes possible integer overflows in the base64 handling
code. This has been reported in CVE-2008-4316.

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=474770
http://www.nessus.org/u?2a3a9ba5

Solution :

Update the affected glib2 package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 38159 (fedora_2009-2657.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34100

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4316

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