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Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2007:0473

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2007:0473.

The gcc packages include C, C++, Java, Fortran 77, Objective C, and Ada 95
GNU compilers and related support libraries.

Jürgen Weigert discovered a directory traversal flaw in fastjar. An
attacker could create a malicious JAR file which, if unpacked using
fastjar, could write to any files the victim had write access to.

These updated packages also fix a reload internal compiler error with
- -fnon-call-exceptions option.

All users of gcc should upgrade to these updated packages, which resolve
these issues.

Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date

Risk factor : Medium

CVSS Score:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2006-3619
BugTraq ID: 15669
Debian Security Information: DSA-1170 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2007:0473
SGI Security Advisory: 20070602-01-P
XForce ISS Database: gnugcc-fastjar-directory-traversal(27806)
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