Fedora 7 : bochs-2.3-5.fc7 (2007-1153)

High Nessus Plugin ID 27698


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This security update fixes a bochs buffer overflow which can be triggered by code running inside bochs CVE-2007-2893.

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: 27698

File Name: fedora_2007-1153.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/11/06

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bochs, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bochs-debugger, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bochs-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bochs-dlxlinux, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bochs-gdb, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/07/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2893

FEDORA: 2007-1153

CWE: 119