Fedora 9 : libtirpc-0.1.7-20.fc9 (2008-9204)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 34671


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update fixes :

- Bug #468014 - CVE-2008-4619 libtirpc: rpcbind DoS in the taddr2uaddr XDR_DECODE

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 libtirpc package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 34671

File Name: fedora_2008-9204.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/10/31

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libtirpc, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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: 2008/10/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4619

BID: 21964

FEDORA: 2008-9204