Fedora 18 : pl-6.0.2-5.fc18 (2013-0178)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Fix two buffer overflows when expanding file name glob (CVE-2012-6090)
and when canonizing path (CVE-2012-6089).

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=891577
http://www.nessus.org/u?30fd49c0

Solution :

Update the affected pl package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63525 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-6089
CVE-2012-6090

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