Fedora 9 : libxml2-2.6.32-3.fc9 (2008-7395)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 34130

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- Mon Aug 25 2008 Daniel Veillard <veillard at redhat.com> 2.6.31-3.fc9

- fix for entities recursion problem

- Resolve: rhbz#459713

- Thu May 15 2008 Daniel Veillard <veillard at redhat.com> 2.6.31-2.fc9

- try to fix multiarch problems like #440206

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.

Solution

Update the affected libxml2 package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=458086

http://www.nessus.org/u?22d10513

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 34130

File Name: fedora_2008-7395.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/09/10

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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:libxml2, 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: 2008/09/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3281

BID: 30783

FEDORA: 2008-7395

CWE: 399