Fedora Core 5 : ed-0.3-0.fc5 (2007-099)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 24230


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Thu Jan 18 2007 Karsten Hopp <karsten at redhat.com> 0.3-0.fc6

- rebuild for FC-6, fixes CVE-2006-6939

- Thu Jan 18 2007 Karsten Hopp <karsten at redhat.com> 0.3-2

- fix man page permissions (#222581)

- Mon Nov 13 2006 Karsten Hopp <karsten at redhat.com> 0.3-1

- update to ed-0.3

- Wed Jul 12 2006 Jesse Keating <jkeating at redhat.com>
- 0.2-38.2.2

- rebuild

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 ed and / or ed-debuginfo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 24230

File Name: fedora_2007-099.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/01/19

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.6

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/01/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6939

FEDORA: 2007-099