Fedora 10 : irssi-0.8.13-3.fc10 (2009-7004)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Tue Jun 23 2009 Huzaifa Sidhpurwala <huzaifas at
redhat.com> - 0.8.13-3

- Resolve CVE-2009-1959

- Fri May 1 2009 Marek Mahut <mmahut at
fedoraproject.org> - 0.8.13-1

- Upstream release

- Wed Feb 25 2009 Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng at
lists.fedoraproject.org> - 0.8.12-13

- Rebuilt for
https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_11_Mass_Rebuild

- Sat Jan 17 2009 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> -
0.8.12-12

- rebuild with new openssl

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=504554
https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_11_Mass_Rebuild
http://www.nessus.org/u?bea98909

Solution :

Update the affected irssi package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40828 (fedora_2009-7004.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 35399

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1959

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