Fedora Core 3 : koffice-1.4.2-0.FC3.2 (2005-984)

High Nessus Plugin ID 20021


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Tue Oct 11 2005 Than Ngo <than at redhat.com> 4:1.4.2-0.FC3.2

- remove security fix which is included in new 1.4.2 upstream

- Thu Sep 29 2005 Than Ngo <than at redhat.com> 4:1.4.2-0.FC3.1

- update to 1.4.2

- apply upstream patch to fix CVE-2005-2971 kword buffer overflow #169486

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: 20021

File Name: fedora_2005-984.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2005/10/19

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:koffice, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:koffice-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:koffice-devel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:koffice-i18n, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2005/10/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2971

FEDORA: 2005-984