Fedora 8 : emacspeak-28.0-3.fc8 (2008-8423)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 34314


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Fri Sep 26 2008 Jens Petersen <petersen at redhat.com> - 28.0-3

- (CVE-2008-4191) fix tmpfile vulnerability in extract-table.pl with emacspeak-28.0-tmpfile.patch from upstream svn (#463819)

- Fri Sep 26 2008 Jens Petersen <petersen at redhat.com> - 28.0-2

- fix broken generated deps reported by mtasaka (#463899)

- script the replacement of tcl with tclsh to fix missing dtk-soft

- replace python2.4 with python in HTTPSpeaker.py

- Thu Sep 25 2008 Jens Petersen <petersen at redhat.com>
- 28.0-1

- update to 28.0 with emacspeak-28.0-no-httpd.patch

- replace emacspeak-tcl-pkgreq-tclx.patch with sed

- emacspeak-no-linux-espeak.patch no longer needed

- update emacspeak-15.0-fixpref.patch for patch fuzz

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Update the affected emacspeak package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 34314

File Name: fedora_2008-8423.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/10/01

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.6

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:emacspeak, 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: 2008/10/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4191

BID: 31241

FEDORA: 2008-8423

CWE: 59