Fedora 13 : rpm-4.8.1-2.fc13 (2010-9829)

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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>
- 4.8.1-2

- plug a tiny race on sbit/capability removal

- Mon Jun 14 2010 Panu Matilainen <pmatilai at
redhat.com> - 4.8.1-1

- update to 4.8.1 (http://rpm.org/wiki/Releases/4.8.1)

- drop no longer needed patches

- fix source url pointing to testing directory

- fixes CVE-2010-2059 / #598934

- fixes #532992, #578299, #587755, #590588, #593553,
#597835, #598988

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/4.8.1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=598775
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=601955
http://www.nessus.org/u?44a54986

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: 47676 (fedora_2010-9829.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 40512

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

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