Fedora 12 : automake-1.11.1-1.fc12 (2009-13157)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Wed Dec 9 2009 Karsten Hopp <karsten at redhat.com>
1.11.1-1

- update to version 1.11.1 to fix CVE-2009-4029

- Tue Dec 1 2009 Karsten Hopp <karsten at redhat.com>
1.11-6

- preserve time stamps of man pages (#225302)

- drop MIT from list of licenses

- Wed Nov 4 2009 Stepan Kasal <skasal at redhat.com> -
1.11-5

- add even more testsuite build requires

- Wed Nov 4 2009 Stepan Kasal <skasal at redhat.com> -
1.11-4

- add build requires for testsuite

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=542609
http://www.nessus.org/u?e0fc07f0

Solution :

Update the affected automake 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: 44879 (fedora_2009-13157.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 37378

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4029

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