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Category:Fedora Local Security Checks
Title:Fedora Core 5 FEDORA-2007-348 (tcpdump)

The remote host is missing an update to tcpdump
announced via advisory FEDORA-2007-348.

Tcpdump is a command-line tool for monitoring network traffic.
Tcpdump can capture and display the packet headers on a particular
network interface or on all interfaces. Tcpdump can display all of
the packet headers, or just the ones that match particular criteria.

Install tcpdump if you need a program to monitor network traffic.

* Thu Mar 15 2007 Miroslav Lichvar - 14:3.9.4-4.fc5
- fix buffer overflow in 802.11 printer (#232349, CVE-2007-1218)
- require /usr/sbin/sendmail (#232363)
* Wed Nov 8 2006 Miroslav Lichvar - 14:3.9.4-3.fc5
- fix processing of Prism and AVS headers (#207435)
- fix arp2ethers script
- update ethercodes.dat

Solution: Apply the appropriate updates.

This update can be downloaded from:

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program. Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line. For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at

Risk factor : High

CVSS Score:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-1218
BugTraq ID: 22772
Cert/CC Advisory: TA07-352A
Debian Security Information: DSA-1272 (Google Search)
TurboLinux Advisory: TLSA-2007-46
XForce ISS Database: tcpdump-print80211c-bo(32749)
CopyrightCopyright (c) 2007 E-Soft Inc.

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