Fedora 7 : xorg-x11-xfs-1.0.5-1.fc7 (2007-4263)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29278


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Bug #373261 - CVE-2007-4568 xfs integer overflow in the build_range function [f7]

- Bug #373331 - CVE-2007-4990 xfs heap overflow in the swap_char2b function [f7]

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Update the affected xorg-x11-xfs, xorg-x11-xfs-debuginfo and / or xorg-x11-xfs-utils packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29278

File Name: fedora_2007-4263.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/11

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-xfs, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-xfs-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-xfs-utils, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/12/10

Exploitable With


Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4568, CVE-2007-4990

BID: 25898

FEDORA: 2007-4263

CWE: 119, 189