Fedora 18 : mc-4.8.6-2.fc18 (2012-19335)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

sanitize of MC_EXT_SELECTED variable when viewing multiple files,
CVE-2012-4463 (#862814) https://www.midnight-commander.org/ticket/2913

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=862813
http://www.nessus.org/u?6b19117b
https://www.midnight-commander.org/ticket/2913

Solution :

Update the affected mc package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63143 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55777

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4463

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