Fedora 8 : libexif-0.6.15-5.fc8 (2007-4667)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29765


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update fixes to recently discovered vulnerabilities in libexif, CVE-2007-6351 and CVE-2007-6352.

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 libexif, libexif-debuginfo and / or libexif-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29765

File Name: fedora_2007-4667.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/24

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libexif, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libexif-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libexif-devel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:8

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/12/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6351, CVE-2007-6352

FEDORA: 2007-4667

CWE: 189