Fedora 8 : system-config-network-1.5.10-1.fc8 (2008-4633)

High Nessus Plugin ID 32469


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This security update fixes system-config-network-1.5.5-1.fc8, where the console file from Fedora 9 was distributed. This bug enabled every console user to change the network configuration. Systems with system-config- network-1.5.5-1.fc8 installed should install this update.

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 system-config-network package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 32469

File Name: fedora_2008-4633.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/05/29

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:system-config-network, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:8

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/05/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2359

FEDORA: 2008-4633

CWE: 16