Fedora Core 6 : rpm- (2007-668)

High Nessus Plugin ID 25940


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


Summary of changes :

- update to (fixing #247749 and countless others)

- avoid unnecessary .rpmsave / .rpmnew files (#29470, #128622)

- stricter docdir checking (#246819)

- allow checking for pending signals from python (#181434)

- add hook to python for cleaning up on unclean exit (#245389)

- resurrect api documentation

- spec cleanups

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 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 25940

File Name: fedora_2007-668.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/08/28

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:popt, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:rpm, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:rpm-build, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:rpm-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:rpm-devel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:rpm-libs, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:rpm-python, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:6

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/08/27

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2007-668