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The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
Red Hat Network Satellite Server version 5.0.1 is now available which
fixes a security issue in version 5.0.0.
This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the
Red Hat Security Response Team.
During an internal code audit, a flaw was found in an unused back-end
XMLRPC handler first added to Red Hat Network Satellite Server 5.0.0.
A remote attacker with valid authentication credentials who was able
to connect to a Satellite Server could use this flaw to execute
arbitrary code on the server as the 'apache' user. (CVE-2007-4132)
Users of Red Hat Network Satellite Server 5.0.0 are advised to upgrade
to 5.0.1 which removes the unused, vulnerable handler.
Note: This issue did not affect the hosted version of Red Hat Network
or versions of Red Hat Network Satellite Server prior to 5.0.0.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 43833 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2007-4132