Fedora Core 5 : xterm-223-1.fc5 (2007-024)

High Nessus Plugin ID 24187


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Mon Jan 8 2007 Miroslav Lichvar <mlichvar at redhat.com>
- 223-1.fc5

- update to 223

- use correct tty group (#219048)

- spec cleanup

- Thu Nov 23 2006 Miroslav Lichvar <mlichvar at redhat.com> - 213-2.fc5

- fix segfault when /etc/termcap is missing (#201246)

- Wed May 31 2006 Jason Vas Dias <jvdias at redhat.com>
- 213-1

- Upgrade to upstream version 213 (fixes bug 192627)

- fix bug 189161 : make -r/-rv do reverseVideo with or without xterm*{fore,back}ground set

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 xterm and / or xterm-debuginfo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24187

File Name: fedora_2007-024.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/01/17

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xterm, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xterm-debuginfo, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:5

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/01/09

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2007-024