Fedora 14 : perl-5.12.4-147.fc14 (2011-13874)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes security bug in Digest object constructor
(CVE-2011-3597)= and in decoding Unicode string by interpreter
(CVE-2011-2939).
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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=731246
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=743010
http://www.nessus.org/u?2b7b2232

Solution :

Update the affected perl package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56696 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49858
49911

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2939
CVE-2011-3597

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