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Fedora Core 6 2007-279: nss Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the nss package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2007-279 (nss).
Network Security Services (NSS) is a set of libraries designed to
support cross-platform development of security-enabled client and
server applications. Applications built with NSS can support SSL v2
and v3, TLS, PKCS #5, PKCS #7, PKCS #11, PKCS #12, S/MIME, X.509
v3 certificates, and other security standards.
This update fixes two security vulnerabilities with SSL 2
All users of NSS, which includes users of Firefox,
Thunderbird, Seamonkey, and other mozilla.org products, are
recommended to update to this package.
Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Threat Level: High
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