Fedora 13 : dsniff-2.4-0.9.b1.fc13 / libnids-1.24-1.fc13 (2010-5562)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

libnids 1.24 (Mar 14 2010): - fixed another remotely triggerable NULL
dereference in ip_fragment.c - unofficial patch that enables tracking
of already established TCP connections - missing reset of some tcp_*
variables upon nids_exit - correct calculation of radiotap header -
compilation warning fixes with newer gcc - use
pcap_get_selectable_fd() instead of pcap_fileno() dsniff-2.4-0.9.b1: -
Rebuild against libnids 1.24

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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ebb18d88
http://www.nessus.org/u?84ef832f

Solution :

Update the affected dsniff and / or libnids packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47403 (fedora_2010-5562.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 39142

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0751

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