Fedora 17 : weechat- (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.

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 :


Solution :

Update the affected weechat package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63212 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56482

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5534