Fedora Core 3 : zip-2.3-26.3 (2004-400)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

A buffer overflow has been found in zip which will lead to a buffer
overflow when a user try to create a zip archive which contains very
long filenames.

See: http://lists.netsys.com/pipermail/full-disclosure/2004-
November/028379.html

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://lists.netsys.com/pipermail/full-disclosure/2004-
http://www.nessus.org/u?ac1e3a35

Solution :

Update the affected zip package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62246 ()

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