Fedora 8 : linuxdcpp-1.0.1-2.fc8 (2008-6038)

High Nessus Plugin ID 33409


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fix for CVE-2008-2953 and CVE-2008-2954 (#453731)

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 linuxdcpp package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 33409

File Name: fedora_2008-6038.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/07/08

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/07/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2953, CVE-2008-2954

BID: 29924, 30037

FEDORA: 2008-6038

CWE: 20