Fedora Core 5 : vixie-cron-4.1-55.FC5 (2006-823)

High Nessus Plugin ID 24150


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Fri Jul 14 2006 Jason Vas Dias <jvdias at redhat.com> - 4:4.1-55.FC5

- fix bug 198893 - change permissions of cron spool directories to 0700

- fix bug 191823: fix missing BuildRequires:

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 vixie-cron and / or vixie-cron-debuginfo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24150

File Name: fedora_2006-823.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/01/17

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:vixie-cron, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:vixie-cron-debuginfo, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:5

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/07/17

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2006-823