Fedora 11 : gmime22-2.2.23-8.fc11 (2010-1429)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Buffer overflow by calculating the maximum number of
output bytes generated by an uuencode operation (bz
#561457)

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=561457
http://www.nessus.org/u?15dfdcf1

Solution :

Update the affected gmime22 package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47255 (fedora_2010-1429.nasl)

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