Fedora 14 : xfig-3.2.5-25.b.fc14 (2010-18589)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 51193


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Mon Dec 6 2010 Stanislav Ochotnicky <sochotnicky at redhat.com> - 3.2.5-25.b

- Fix buffer overflow when opening malicious fig files

- Thu Nov 25 2010 Hans de Goede <hdegoede at redhat.com> 3.2.5-24.b

- Fix importing of eps files (#657290)

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 xfig package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 51193

File Name: fedora_2010-18589.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/12/16

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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:xfig, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:14

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: 2010/12/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4262

BID: 45177

FEDORA: 2010-18589