Fedora 8 : mono-1.2.5.1-2.fc8 (2007-2969)

high Nessus Plugin ID 27821

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

A buffer overflow in the Mono.Math.BigInteger class in Mono allows attackers to execute arbitrary code.

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.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=367471

http://www.nessus.org/u?ac79a453

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27821

File Name: fedora_2007-2969.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/8/2007

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.8

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bytefx-data-mysql, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ibm-data-db2, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-core, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-data, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-data-firebird, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-data-oracle, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-data-postgresql, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-data-sqlite, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-data-sybase, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-devel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-extras, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-jscript, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-locale-extras, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-nunit, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-nunit-devel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-web, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mono-winforms, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:8

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

Patch Publication Date: 11/8/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5197

FEDORA: 2007-2969

CWE: 119