Fedora 15 : glibc-2.14.1-5 (2012-0018)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Revert change from -6 which filtered out GLIBC_PRIVATE symbols. Not
appropriate for an update release.

Check values from TZ file header (#767696) Convert tzdata-update to
lua (#743034) Mark __clone as .cantunwind (#749556) Update to 2.24.1
release Correctly reparse group line after enlarging the buffer
(#739360) Avoid race between {,de}allocate_stack and reclaim_stacks
during fork

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=761245
http://www.nessus.org/u?d49b4dbe

Solution :

Update the affected glibc package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57584 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-5029

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