Scientific Linux Security Update : pwlib on SL5.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 60265
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionIn Scientific Linux 5, the Ekiga teleconferencing application uses PWLib.
A memory management flaw was discovered in PWLib. An attacker could use this flaw to crash an application, such as Ekiga, which is linked with pwlib (CVE-2007-4897).
SolutionUpdate the affected pwlib and / or pwlib-devel packages.