Fedora 12 : cpio-2.10-5.fc12 (2010-4321)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- CVE-2010-0624 fix heap-based buffer overflow by
expanding a specially- crafted archive(#572150)

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=564368
http://www.nessus.org/u?d7376c3f

Solution :

Update the affected cpio package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47353 (fedora_2010-4321.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 38628

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0624

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