Fedora 13 : tor-0.2.1.29-1300.fc13 (2011-0650)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Mon Jan 17 2011 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at
informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.2.1.29-1300

- 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> -
0.2.1.28-1300

- 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> - 0.2.1.27-1300

- 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>

- fixed 'limit' statement in upstart script

- Tue Jun 1 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at
informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.2.1.26-1300

- updated to 0.2.1.26

- removed workaround to install lsb initscript because
parts of the underlying problem have been fixed in
redhat-lsb and the remaining ones were solved by
previous commit

- Tue Jun 1 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at
informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.2.1.25-1301

- removed $local_fs dependency in -lsb initscript to
workaround buggy redhat-lsb; $remote_fs should imply
it

- Thu Mar 18 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at
informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 0.2.1.25-1300

- updated to 0.2.1.25

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=671259
http://www.nessus.org/u?204d659a

Solution :

Update the affected tor package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55002 ()

Bugtraq ID: 45832
45953

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0015
CVE-2011-0016
CVE-2011-0427
CVE-2011-0490
CVE-2011-0491
CVE-2011-0492
CVE-2011-0493

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