Fedora 15 : NetworkManager-0.9.1.90-1.git20110927.fc15 (2011-13388)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes security issue in ifcfg-rh plugin (CVE-2011-3364).
In addition, it updates to 0.9.1.90 featuring :

- ability to delete connections from nmcli

- correctly handles IPv6 link-local DNS servers when
using the dnsmasq local caching nameserver plugin

- fixes connection timestamps for VPN connections

- fixes the path of iscsiadm

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=737338
http://www.nessus.org/u?6ba87026

Solution :

Update the affected NetworkManager 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 : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56341 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49785

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3364

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