Fedora 11 : coreutils-7.2-5.fc11 (2009-13216)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

CVE-2009-4135 : Unsafe temporary directory use in 'distcheck' rule

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=545439
http://www.nessus.org/u?2267ce2a

Solution :

Update the affected coreutils package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 43332 (fedora_2009-13216.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 37256

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4135

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