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Fedora Core 5 2007-262: ekiga Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the ekiga package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2007-262 (ekiga).
GnomeMeeting is a tool to communicate with video and audio over the internet.
It uses the the standard SIP and H323 protocols.
A format string flaw was found in the way Ekiga processes
certain messages form remote clients. This flaw could
potentially allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary
code as the user running Ekiga.
Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Threat Level: High
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