Fedora 17 : perl-5.14.3-218.fc17 / perl-CGI-3.52-218.fc17 (2012-19282)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Fix CVE-2012-5526 (escape new-lines in Set-Cookie and P3P HTTP
response headers properly) in CGI-3.52.

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=877015
http://www.nessus.org/u?c66abd01
http://www.nessus.org/u?4b75eda3

Solution :

Update the affected perl and / or perl-CGI packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63248 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56562

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5526

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