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The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
Multiple format string vulnerabilities in the error reporting
functionality in the YAML::LibYAML (aka YAML-LibYAML and
perl-YAML-LibYAML) module 0.38 for Perl allow remote attackers to
cause a denial of service (process crash) via format string specifiers
in a (1) YAML stream to the Load function, (2) YAML node to the
load_node function, (3) YAML mapping to the load_mapping function, or
(4) YAML sequence to the load_sequence function.
See also :
Run 'yum update perl-YAML-LibYAML' to update your system.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69676 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2012-1152
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