Fedora 8 : scponly-4.6-10.fc8 (2008-1743)

high Nessus Plugin ID 31108
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The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Wed Feb 13 2008 Tomas Hoger <thoger at redhat.com> - 4.6-10

- Add patch to prevent restriction bypass using OpenSSH's scp options -F and -o (CVE-2007-6415, #426072)

- Mon Feb 11 2008 Warren Togami <wtogami at redhat.com> - 4.6-9

- rebuild with gcc-4.3

- Tue Dec 11 2007 Toshio Kuratomi <a.badger at gmail.com> - 4.6-8

- Disable rsync support due to security concerns: RH BZ#418201

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 scponly package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 31108

File Name: fedora_2008-1743.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/18/2008

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.5

Temporal Score: 6.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:scponly, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:8

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/15/2008

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6350, CVE-2007-6415

BID: 26900

FEDORA: 2008-1743

CWE: 94, 264