Fedora Core 2 : gaim-1.1.3-1.FC2 (2005-159)

High Nessus Plugin ID 19618


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Sat Feb 19 2005 Warren Togami <wtogami at redhat.com> 1:1.1.3-1.FC2

- FC2

- Fri Feb 18 2005 Warren Togami <wtogami at redhat.com> 1:1.1.3-2

- 1.1.3 including two security fixes CVE-2005-0472 Client freezes when receiving certain invalid messages CVE-2005-0473 Client crashes when receiving specific malformed 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.


Update the affected gaim and / or gaim-debuginfo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 19618

File Name: fedora_2005-159.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2005/09/12

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gaim, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gaim-debuginfo, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2005/02/21

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2005-159