Fedora 7 : vavoom-1.24-3.fc7 (2007-1977)

High Nessus Plugin ID 27741


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Security update fixing various format strings vulnerabilities and a DOS vulnerability in the vavoom server, this fixes: CVE-2007-4533, CVE-2007-4534 & CVE-2007-4535. Also see bugzilla bug 256621.

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 vavoom and / or vavoom-debuginfo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27741

File Name: fedora_2007-1977.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/11/06

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:vavoom, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:vavoom-debuginfo, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/09/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4533, CVE-2007-4534, CVE-2007-4535

FEDORA: 2007-1977