Fedora 13 : glibc-2.12.1-4 (2010-16655)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Require suid bit on audit objects in privileged programs
(CVE-2010-3856)

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=645672
http://www.nessus.org/u?ad5fb0b5

Solution :

Update the affected glibc 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 : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50399 ()

Bugtraq ID: 44347

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3856

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