Fedora 12 : rpm-4.7.2-2.fc12 (2010-10617)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Wed Jun 30 2010 Panu Matilainen <pmatilai at redhat.com>
- 4.7.2-2

- Fix CVE-2010-2059 (#598775) and CVE-2010-2198
(#601955)

- Tue Dec 8 2009 Panu Matilainen <pmatilai at
redhat.com> - 4.7.2-1

- update to 4.7.2 (http://rpm.org/wiki/Releases/4.7.2)

- fix posix chmod test to unbreak %fixperms macro
(#543035)

- avoid looking into OpenPGP subkeys (#436812)

- dont fail build on unrecognized non-executable files
(#532489)

- fix password check result when gpg is missing
(#496754)

- permit python to handle 64bit integer types from
headers

- all header integer types are unsigned, match this in
python too

- return python long objects where ints are not
sufficient (#531243)

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://rpm.org/wiki/Releases/4.7.2
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=598775
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=601955
http://www.nessus.org/u?76a3357c

Solution :

Update the affected rpm package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47611 (fedora_2010-10617.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 40512

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2059
CVE-2010-2198

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