Fedora Core 3 : sysreport-1.3.13-2 (2005-1072)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

It is possible for a local attacker to cause a race condition and
trick sysreport into writing its output to a directory the attacker
can read.

The new sysreport fixes this security issue

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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?29246922

Solution :

Update the affected sysreport package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20192 (fedora_2005-1072.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2104

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