Fedora 7 : emacs-22.1-5.fc7 (2007-3056)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 28255


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Tue Nov 6 2007 Chip Coldwell <coldwell at redhat.com> - 22.1-5

- fix insufficient safe-mode checks (Resolves: bz367581)

- Update rpm-spec-mode to the current upstream, drop compat patch (bz306841)

- Wed Sep 12 2007 Chip Coldwell <coldwell at redhat.com>
- 22.1-4

- require xorg-x11-fonts-ISO8859-1-100dpi instead of 75dpi (Resolves: bz281861)

- drop broken python mode (Resolves: bz262801)

- use macro instead of variable style for buildroot.

- add pkgconfig file.

- Mon Aug 13 2007 Chip Coldwell <coldwell at redhat.com>
- 22.1-3

- add pkgconfig file for emacs-common and virtual provides (Resolves: bz242176)

- glibc-open-macro.patch to deal with glibc turning 'open' into a macro.

- leave emacs info pages in default section (Resolves:

- Fri Jul 13 2007 Chip Coldwell <coldwell at redhat.com>
- 22.1-2

- change group from Development to Utility

- Wed Jun 6 2007 Chip Coldwell <coldwell at redhat.com>
- 22.1-1

- move alternatives install to posttrans scriptlet (Resolves: bz239745)

- new release tarball from FSF (Resolves: bz245303)

- new php-mode 1.2.0

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 28255

File Name: fedora_2007-3056.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/11/20

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:emacs, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:emacs-common, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:emacs-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:emacs-el, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:emacs-nox, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/11/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5795

FEDORA: 2007-3056