Fedora 8 : nagios-2.11-3.fc8 (2008-3098)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 31978


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Tue Mar 18 2008 Tom 'spot' Callaway <tcallawa at redhat.com> 2.11-3

- add Requires for versioned perl (libperl.so)

- get rid of pointless file Requires

- Mon Mar 17 2008 Mike McGrath <mmcgrath at redhat.com> 2.11-2

- Upstream released new version

- Added perl-ExtUtils-Embed

- Tue Feb 12 2008 Mike McGrath <mmcgrath at redhat.com> 2.10-6

- Rebuild for gcc43

- Thu Nov 29 2007 Mike McGrath <mmcgrath at redhat.com> 2.10-5

- Upstream released 2.10

- Renamed cfg-sample configs to just .cfg

- Added BR of perl-devel, libjpeg-devel, libpng-devel

- Wed Sep 26 2007 Mike McGrath <mmcgrath at redhat.com> 2.9-5

- rebuild for koji test

- Sat Sep 8 2007 Mike McGrath <mmcgrath at redhat.com> 2.9-4

- rebuild

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Update the affected nagios package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 31978

File Name: fedora_2008-3098.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/04/18

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/04/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5198

BID: 25952

FEDORA: 2008-3098

CWE: 119