Fedora 8 : system-config-network-1.5.10-1.fc8 (2008-4633)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This security update fixes system-config-network-1.5.5-1.fc8, where
the console file from Fedora 9 was distributed. This bug enabled every
console user to change the network configuration. Systems with
system-config- network-1.5.5-1.fc8 installed should install this
update.

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=448557
http://www.nessus.org/u?27fba922

Solution :

Update the affected system-config-network package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 32469 (fedora_2008-4633.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2359

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