Fedora 17 : dracut-018-105.git20120927.fc17 (2012-14953)

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

Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :


- enable the use of the nbd port with e.g. '-N ltsp'

- actually make reset_overlay working for squash

- fixed FIPS

- if any mdraid found, make dracut run on shutdown

- make the initramfs non-world readable

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 :


Solution :

Update the affected dracut package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62525 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55713

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4453

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