Fedora Core 5 : tcpdump-3.9.4-4.fc5 (2007-348)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 24837


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Thu Mar 15 2007 Miroslav Lichvar <mlichvar at redhat.com> - 14:3.9.4-4.fc5

- fix buffer overflow in 802.11 printer (#232349, CVE-2007-1218)

- require /usr/sbin/sendmail (#232363)

- Wed Nov 8 2006 Miroslav Lichvar <mlichvar at redhat.com> - 14:3.9.4-3.fc5

- fix processing of Prism and AVS headers (#207435)

- fix arp2ethers script

- update ethercodes.dat

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: Medium

ID: 24837

File Name: fedora_2007-348.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/03/18

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

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:5

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/03/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1218

FEDORA: 2007-348

CWE: 119, 189