Fedora 11 : perl-Net-OAuth-0.19-1.fc11 (2009-10539)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

A session fixation vulnerability was discovered in OAuth protocol 1.0.
Perl OAuth bindings were updated to support the new version of the
OAauth protocol that was issued to address the vulnerability. All
OAuth users are strongly advised to update to this updated package and
protocol version 1.0a which fixes the vulnerability. Upstream
advisory: http://oauth.net/advisories/2009-1

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://oauth.net/advisories/2009-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=528608
http://www.nessus.org/u?c2fa59fb

Solution :

Update the affected perl-Net-OAuth package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42158 (fedora_2009-10539.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34682

CVE ID:

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