Fedora 8 : licq-1.3.4-9.fc8 (2008-3969)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 32347


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fixed DoS vulnerability CVE-2008-1996

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Update the affected licq package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 32347

File Name: fedora_2008-3969.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/05/16

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/05/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1996

FEDORA: 2008-3969

CWE: 399