Fedora 7 : tk-8.4.13-7.fc7 (2008-1131)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 30235


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fixed security issue - buffer overflow in gif parsing.

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 tk package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 30235

File Name: fedora_2008-1131.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/02/11

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:tk, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/02/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0553

FEDORA: 2008-1131

CWE: 119