Fedora 9 : xine-lib- (2009-1524)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 35670


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This release contains one new security fix (CVE-2008-5240) and corrections of previous security fixes. It also includes fixes for race conditions in gapless_switch (ref. kde bug #180339) See also:
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=9655&release_id= 660071

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 xine-lib package.

See Also



Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 35670

File Name: fedora_2009-1524.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/02/13

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xine-lib, 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: 2009/02/12

Reference Information

BID: 30797, 33502

FEDORA: 2009-1524