Fedora 8 : duplicity-0.4.9-1.fc8 (2008-1521)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

WARNING: Command line syntax incompatibility! See e.g.
https://www.redhat.com/archives/epel-devel-list/2008-February/msg00056
.html for furhter information. - Upgrade to 0.4.9 - Duplicity
discloses password in FTP backend (CVE-2007-5201) - Several bug and
problem fixes

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 :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=293081
http://www.nessus.org/u?fb0ae53a
http://www.nessus.org/u?c302a51d

Solution :

Update the affected duplicity package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31065 (fedora_2008-1521.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5201

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