Fedora 15 : whatsup-1.12-2.fc15 (2011-3097)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Bug #652981 - libnodeupdown-backend-ganglia contains an
embedded copy of expat, prone to CVE-2009-3720

- Bug #661001 - FTBFS whatsup-1.10-1.fc14

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=652981
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=661001
http://www.nessus.org/u?7e0be842

Solution :

Update the affected whatsup 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:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 52681 ()

Bugtraq ID: 36097

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3720

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