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Fedora Core 4 2005-624: kdenetwork

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the kdenetwork package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2005-624 (kdenetwork).

Networking applications for the K Desktop Environment.

Update Information:

Multiple integer overflow flaws were found in the way Kopete processes
Gadu-Gadu messages. A remote attacker could send a specially crafted
Gadu-Gadu message which would cause Kopete to crash or possibly execute
arbitrary code. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project
assigned the name CVE-2005-1852 to this issue.

Users of Kopete should update to these packages which contain a
patch to correct this issue.


Solution : http://fedoranews.org//mediawiki/index.php/Fedora_Core_4_Update:_kdenetwork-3.4.1-0.fc4.2
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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