Fedora 17 : gypsy-0.9-1.fc17 (2013-8705)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 66654
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
Description- New upstream 0.9 release
- add patch to fix FTBSF due to deprecated g_type_init
- Fix CVE-2011-0523 - read arbitrary files as the root user on behalf of a regular user
- Fix CVE-2011-0524 - buffer overflow in nmea device input handling (code no longer in existence)
- aarch64 support
- Fix segfault
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SolutionUpdate the affected gypsy package.