Fedora Core 3 : tcpdump-3.8.2-8.FC3 (2005-351)

High Nessus Plugin ID 19657


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Fri Apr 29 2005 Martin Stransky <stransky at redhat.com>
- 14:3.8.2-8.FC3

- fix for CVE-2005-1280 Multiple DoS issues in tcpdump (CVE-2005-1279 CVE-2005-1278), #156040

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 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 19657

File Name: fedora_2005-351.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:arpwatch, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libpcap, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:tcpdump, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:tcpdump-debuginfo, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2005/05/02

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2005-351