Fedora 8 : syslog-ng-2.0.10-1.fc8 (2008-10920)

High Nessus Plugin ID 35049


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fixes CVE-2008-5110

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 syslog-ng package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 35049

File Name: fedora_2008-10920.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/12/08

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/12/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5110

FEDORA: 2008-10920

CWE: 264