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Fedora Core 4 2005-565: rpm Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the rpm package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2005-565 (rpm).
The RPM Package Manager (RPM) is a powerful command line driven
package management system capable of installing, uninstalling,
verifying, querying, and updating software packages. Each software
package consists of an archive of files along with information about
the package like its version, a description, etc.
This update corrects security problem CVE-2005-2096.
Solution : http://fedoranews.org//mediawiki/index.php/Fedora_Core_4_Update:_rpm-4.4.1-22
Threat Level: High
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