Fedora 10 : xerces-c27-2.7.0-8.fc10 (2009-8305)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes :

- Bug #515515 - CVE-2009-1885 xerces-c, xerces-c27: Stack
overflow when parsing recursive XML structures

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=515515
http://www.nessus.org/u?a1b03699

Solution :

Update the affected xerces-c27 package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40754 (fedora_2009-8305.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1885

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