Fedora 12 : iputils-20071127-12.fc12 (2010-12252)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

CVE-2010-2529 iputils: denial of service vulnerability in ping

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=613819
http://www.nessus.org/u?16a6d250

Solution :

Update the affected iputils package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48359 (fedora_2010-12252.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 41911

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2529

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