Fedora 8 : pulseaudio-0.9.8-5.fc8 (2008-0963)

High Nessus Plugin ID 30084


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Wed Jan 23 2008 Lubomir Kundrak <lkundrak at redhat.com> 0.9.8-5

- Fix CVE-2008-0008 security issue (#425481)

- Sun Jan 13 2008 Lubomir Kundrak <lkundrak at redhat.com> 0.9.8-4.1

- Actually add content to pulseaudio-0.9.8-create-dot-pulse.patch

- Make the Source0 tag point to URL instead of a local file

- Drop the nochown patch; it's not applied at all and no longer needed

- Thu Nov 29 2007 Lennart Poettering <lpoetter at redhat.com> 0.9.8-4

- add missing dependency on pulseaudio-utils for pulseaudio-module-x11

- Thu Nov 29 2007 Lennart Poettering <lpoetter at redhat.com> 0.9.8-3

- Create ~/.pulse/ if non-existent

- Thu Nov 29 2007 Lennart Poettering <lpoetter at redhat.com> 0.9.8-2

- Add missing dependency on jack-audio-connection-kit-devel

- Wed Nov 28 2007 Lennart Poettering <lpoetter at redhat.com> 0.9.8-1

- Upgrade to current upstream

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 30084

File Name: fedora_2008-0963.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/01/27

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-core-libs, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-esound-compat, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-libs, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-libs-devel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-libs-glib2, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-libs-zeroconf, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-module-bluetooth, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-module-gconf, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-module-jack, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-module-lirc, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-module-x11, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-module-zeroconf, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pulseaudio-utils, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:8

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/01/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0008

FEDORA: 2008-0963

CWE: 20