Fedora 14 : tor-0.2.1.30-1400.fc14 (2011-7972)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Thu Mar 17 2011 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at
informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.2.1.30-1400

- updated to 0.2.1.30

- Mon Jan 17 2011 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at
informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.2.1.29-1400

- updated to 0.2.1.29 (SECURITY)

- CVE-2011-0427: heap overflow bug, potential remote
code execution

- Tue Dec 21 2010 Luke Macken <lmacken at redhat.com> -
0.2.1.28-1400

- updated to 0.2.1.28 (SECURITY: fixes a remotely
exploitable heap overflow bug)

- Fri Nov 26 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at
informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.2.1.27-1400

- updated to 0.2.1.27

- work around broken chkconfig by adding dummy
Default-Start: in -lsb (#647512)

- Fri Nov 26 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at
informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.2.1.26-1401

- fixed 'limit' statement in upstart script

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=705194
http://www.nessus.org/u?ee118a89

Solution :

Update the affected tor 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: 54981 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46618

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1924

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