Fedora Core 5 : kdebase-3.5.4-0.4.fc5 (2006-942)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 24174


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


fix #201507, CVE-2006-3742 second login attempt by validated user bypasses login passwords

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 kdebase, kdebase-debuginfo and / or kdebase-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 24174

File Name: fedora_2006-942.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/01/17

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kdebase, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kdebase-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kdebase-devel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:5

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/08/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-3742

FEDORA: 2006-942