Fedora 14 : cabextract-1.3-1.fc14 / libmspack-0.2-0.1.20100723alpha.fc14 (2010-14135)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 49718


The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.


- Bug #620450 - CVE-2010-2800 cabextract: Infinite loop in MS-ZIP and Quantum decoders

- Bug #620454 - CVE-2010-2801 cabextract: Integer wrap-around (crash) by processing certain *.cab files in test archive mode

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 cabextract and / or libmspack packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 49718

File Name: fedora_2010-14135.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/10/06

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 4.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/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:cabextract, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libmspack, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:14

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: 2010/09/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2800, CVE-2010-2801

BID: 42131, 42173

FEDORA: 2010-14135