Fedora Core 4 : binutils- (2005-498)

High Nessus Plugin ID 62259


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Wed Jun 29 2005 Jakub Jelinek <jakub at redhat.com>

- further bfd, readelf and binutils robustification (CVE-2005-1704, #158680)

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 binutils and / or binutils-debuginfo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 62259

File Name: fedora_2005-498.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/09/24

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:binutils, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:binutils-debuginfo, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:4

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2005/06/29

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2005-498