Fedora 7 : po4a-0.32-4.fc7 (2007-1763)

High Nessus Plugin ID 27730


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a potential security problem (information leak) due to use of predictable name in /tmp. There is no CVE assignment yet

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 po4a package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27730

File Name: fedora_2007-1763.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/11/06

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:po4a, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/08/23

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2007-1763