Fedora 16 : grub2-1.99-13.fc16.3 (2012-7579)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Don't allow non-root users to view contents of /etc/grub.d
(CVE-2012-2314)

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=819031
http://www.nessus.org/u?8157ad49

Solution :

Update the affected grub2 package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59072 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2314

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