Fedora 16 : rpm-4.9.1.2-1.fc16 (2011-13766)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes some crashes which can occur when reading malformed
package headers.

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=741606
http://www.nessus.org/u?cf761065

Solution :

Update the affected rpm package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56424 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49799

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3378

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