Fedora Core 3 : sharutils-4.2.1-22.2.FC3 (2005-319)

High Nessus Plugin ID 19651


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Mon Apr 11 2005 Than Ngo <than at redhat.com> 4.2.1-22.2.FC3

- apply debian patch to fix insecure temporary file creation in unshar #154049, CVE-2005-0990

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.


Update the affected sharutils and / or sharutils-debuginfo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 19651

File Name: fedora_2005-319.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2005/09/12

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:sharutils, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:sharutils-debuginfo, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2005/04/14

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2005-319