Fedora 9 : php-Smarty-2.6.25-1.fc9 (2009-5516)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes :

- Bug #501564 - CVE-2009-1669 Smarty: arbitrary commands
execution via shell metacharacters in the equation
attribute of the math function

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=501564
http://www.nessus.org/u?fa577a99

Solution :

Update the affected php-Smarty package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 38932 (fedora_2009-5516.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34918

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1669

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