Fedora 17 : xfig-3.2.5-32.b.fc17 (2012-11801)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 61629


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Fix a stack overflow when importing 1.3 files (CVE-2009-4227)

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: 61629

File Name: fedora_2012-11801.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/08/23

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:17

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: 2012/08/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4227, CVE-2009-4228

BID: 37193

FEDORA: 2012-11801

CWE: 119