Fedora 9 : licq-1.3.5-2.fc9 (2008-3812)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 32333


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Mon May 12 2008 Jiri Moskovcak <jmoskovc at redhat.com> 1.3.5-2

- fixed DoS vulnerability CVE-2008-1996

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Update the affected licq package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 32333

File Name: fedora_2008-3812.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/05/16

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:licq, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/05/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1996

BID: 28679

FEDORA: 2008-3812

CWE: 399