Fedora 14 : cifs-utils-4.8.1-6.fc14 (2011-9269)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes an issue where /etc/mtab could be left in a corrupt
state after mounting.

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=695942
http://www.nessus.org/u?63e4f531

Solution :

Update the affected cifs-utils package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55658 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1678

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