Fedora 7 : elinks-0.11.3-1.fc7 (2007-2224)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27761


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update done because of security issue in elinks 0.11.2 , in this update are included other changes done in devel branch meanwhile(license tags,open macro,license file missing,duplicate buildrequires).

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 elinks and / or elinks-debuginfo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27761

File Name: fedora_2007-2224.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/11/06

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/09/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5034

FEDORA: 2007-2224

CWE: 200