Scientific Linux Security Update : spice-server on SL6.x x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 70707
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA stack-based buffer overflow flaw was found in the way the reds_handle_ticket() function in the spice-server library handled decryption of ticket data provided by the client. A remote user able to initiate a SPICE connection to an application acting as a SPICE server could use this flaw to crash the application. (CVE-2013-4282)
SolutionUpdate the affected spice-server, spice-server-debuginfo and / or spice-server-devel packages.