Fedora 13 : libcgroup-0.35.1-5.fc13 (2011-2570)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Two security bugs were fixed in this release :

- CVE-2011-1006: Heap-based buffer overflow by converting
list of controllers for given task into an array of
strings

- CVE-2011-1022: Unchecked origin of NETLINK messages

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=678107
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=680409
http://www.nessus.org/u?4a22ea1a

Solution :

Update the affected libcgroup package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 54834 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46578
46729

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1006
CVE-2011-1022