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Fedora Core 3 2005-984: koffice Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the koffice package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2005-984 (koffice).

The koffice package contains the KOffice office-type applications for
the K Desktop Environment (KDE) GUI desktop. KOffice contains KWord, a
word processor
KSpread, a spreadsheet
KPresenter, for presentations

and KChart, a diagram generator.

* Tue Oct 11 2005 Than Ngo 4:1.4.2-0.FC3.2
- remove security fix which is included in new 1.4.2 upstream

* Thu Sep 29 2005 Than Ngo 4:1.4.2-0.FC3.1
- update to 1.4.2
- apply upstream patch to fix CVE-2005-2971 kword buffer overflow #169486

Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Threat Level: High

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