Fedora 17 : openvswitch-1.4.2-5.fc17 (2012-17477)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Don't create world-writable pki/*/incoming directory Don't add
iptables accept rule for -p GRE as GRE tunneling is unsupported

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=845351
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=870034
http://www.nessus.org/u?37236969

Solution :

Update the affected openvswitch package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62894 ()

Bugtraq ID: 54789

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3449

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