Fedora 8 : moodle-1.8.7-1.fc8 (2008-9502)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 34721


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fix for cron job, also fix for CVE-2008-4796. Upgrade to new upstream, fix cron bug.

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 moodle package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 34721

File Name: fedora_2008-9502.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/11/09

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/11/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4796

FEDORA: 2008-9502

CWE: 94