Fedora 8 : gnumeric-1.6.3-14.fc8 (2008-1403)

High Nessus Plugin ID 30240


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fix integer overflow and signedness errors in XLS processing

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 gnumeric package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 30240

File Name: fedora_2008-1403.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/02/11

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gnumeric, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:8

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/02/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0668

FEDORA: 2008-1403

CWE: 189