Fedora 15 : bip-0.8.8-2.fc15 (2012-0916)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Add upstream patch to fix buffer overflow with too many open fd's

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=784299
http://www.nessus.org/u?e057d2e2

Solution :

Update the affected bip package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57828 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0806

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