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Fedora Core 5 2006-1399: libgsf

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the libgsf package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2006-1399 (libgsf).

A library for reading and writing structured files (eg MS OLE and Zip)

Update Information:

Security errata for potential heap overflow in reading
corrupt ole2 documents

Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors


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