Fedora 15 : apr-1.4.5-1.fc15 (2011-6750)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Various bug fixes since 1.4.2.

Security: CVE-2011-0419 Reimplement apr_fnmatch() from scratch using a
non-recursive algorithm; now has improved compliance with the
fnmatch() spec.

Note: 1.4.3 was never officially released.

Release -2 should fix top_builddir problem from -1.

Fix CVE-2011-1928 introduced in 1.4.4.

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=703390
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=706203
http://www.nessus.org/u?1cafd315
http://www.nessus.org/u?cff54d88

Solution :

Update the affected apr package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 54944 ()

Bugtraq ID: 47820
47929

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0419
CVE-2011-1928

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