Fedora 8 : libxslt-1.1.24-2.fc8 (2008-7029)

High Nessus Plugin ID 33843


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


fix for CVE-2008-2935 problem in exslt rc4 crypto extensions

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 libxslt package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 33843

File Name: fedora_2008-7029.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/08/08

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libxslt, 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: 2008/08/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2935

BID: 30467

FEDORA: 2008-7029

CWE: 119