Fedora 17 : fdupes-1.51-1.fc17 (2013-13202)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Upstream

- Added support for 64-bit file offsets on 32-bit systems.

- Using tty for interactive input instead of regular
stdin. This is to allow feeding filenames via stdin in
future versions of fdupes without breaking interactive
deletion feature.

- Fixed some typos in --help.

- Turned C++ style comments into C style comments.

- Update to latest upstream release. Package

- Added patch to fix security bugs BZ#865591 & 865592.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=865591
http://www.nessus.org/u?7314b2cb

Solution :

Update the affected fdupes package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69147 ()

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