Fedora 12 : mod_auth_shadow-2.2-8.fc12 (2010-6359)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Fixes CVE-2010-1151 mod_auth_shadow: bad wait(2) call causes
randomized authorization behaviour (#578168).

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=578168
http://www.nessus.org/u?fc7536c6

Solution :

Update the affected mod_auth_shadow 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:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47433 (fedora_2010-6359.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 39538

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1151

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