Fedora Core 6 : perl-5.8.8-12 (2007-748)
High Nessus Plugin ID 29196
SynopsisThe remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update resolves CVE-2007-5116, fixing a security issue with perl's regex parser.
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.
SolutionUpdate the affected perl, perl-debuginfo and / or perl-suidperl packages.