Scientific Linux Security Update : sqlite on SL6.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

It was found that SQLite's sqlite3VXPrintf() function did not properly
handle precision and width values during floating-point conversions. A
local attacker could submit a specially crafted SELECT statement that
would crash the SQLite process, or have other unspecified impacts.
(CVE-2015-3416)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?56660dce

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85501 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3416

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