Fedora 8 : cobbler-1.2.9-1.fc8 (2008-9723)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Fixes a security vulnerability where a CobblerWeb user (if so
configured) can import a Python module via a web-edited Cheetah
template and run commands as root.

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?77f9a3d4

Solution :

Update the affected cobbler package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34828 (fedora_2008-9723.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 32317

CVE ID: CVE-2008-6954

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