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Fedora Core 5 2006-975: gdb Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the gdb package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2006-975 (gdb).
GDB, the GNU debugger, allows you to debug programs written in C, C++,
Java, and other languages, by executing them in a controlled fashion
and printing their data.
This is a security update for CVE-2006-4146.
In addition other bugfixes are listed below.
Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Threat Level: High
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