Scientific Linux Security Update : gnome-vfs2 on SL3.x, SL4.x i386/x86_64
High Nessus Plugin ID 60511
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA buffer overflow flaw was discovered in the GNOME virtual file system when handling data returned by CDDB servers. If a user connected to a malicious CDDB server, an attacker could use this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the victim's machine. (CVE-2005-0706)
All running GNOME sessions must be restarted for the update to take effect.
SolutionUpdate the affected gnome-vfs2, gnome-vfs2-devel and / or gnome-vfs2-smb packages.