Fedora 8 : bzip2-1.0.4-13.fc8 (2008-2970)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 31820
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update fixes bzip2 denial of service (crash) on malformed archives - CVE-2008-1372, #438118.
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.
SolutionUpdate the affected bzip2 package.