Fedora 14 : policycoreutils-2.0.85-19.fc14 (2011-3043)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This fixes the problem with seunshare causing applications to
mistakenly use the /tmp directory in an unsafe manner.

CVE-2011-1011

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=662159
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=662938
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=665455
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=674615
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=674945
http://www.nessus.org/u?e3aa599a

Solution :

Update the affected policycoreutils package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 52721 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46510

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1011

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