Fedora 18 : insight-7.4.50-4.20120403cvs.fc18 (2012-18360)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Thu Nov 15 2012 Patrick Monnerat <pm at datasphere.ch>
7.4.50-4.20120403cvs

- Path 'objalloc' to fix libiberty security bug
CVE-2012-3509.
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=877014

- Enable Python to support STL extensions.
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=865554

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=849693
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=865554
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=877014
http://www.nessus.org/u?857a0e14

Solution :

Update the affected insight package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63042 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55281

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3509

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