Fedora Core 3 : zip-2.3-26.3 (2004-400)
High Nessus Plugin ID 62246
SynopsisThe remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA buffer overflow has been found in zip which will lead to a buffer overflow when a user try to create a zip archive which contains very long filenames.
See: http://lists.netsys.com/pipermail/full-disclosure/2004- November/028379.html
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.
SolutionUpdate the affected zip package.