Fedora 13 : perl-Convert-UUlib-1.34-1.fc13 (2011-0062)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Perl extension Convert::UUlib 1.34 :

- Fix a one-byte-past-end-write buffer overflow in
UURepairData (reported, analysed and testcase provided
by Marco Walther)

- Quoted-printable decoding was completely broken, try a
fix

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?96cbff11

Solution :

Update the affected perl-Convert-UUlib package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51577 ()

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