Fedora 17 : systemd-44-6.fc17 (2012-6456)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes :

- a bug that could be exploited to delete arbitrary
directories.

- F17 blocker bug 805942.

Forward-compatible short command names `loginctl`, `journalctl` were
added.

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=803358
http://www.nessus.org/u?a02936b7

Solution :

Update the affected systemd package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58863 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52538

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1174

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