Fedora 17 : weechat-0.3.9.2-2.fc17 (2012-19533)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

New upstream version Fix arbitrary code execution due to call of shell
when executing command within hook_process Fix the security bug in the
linked Bugzilla.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=875181
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=878025
http://www.nessus.org/u?3feaef78

Solution :

Update the affected weechat package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63212 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56482
56584

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5534
CVE-2012-5854