Fedora 9 : nfs-utils-1.1.2-9.fc9 (2009-0297)

High Nessus Plugin ID 35396


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Added warnings to tcp wrapper code when mounts are denied due to misconfigured DNS configurations.

- gssd: By default, don't spam syslog when users' credentials expire Re-enabled and fixed/enhanced tcp wrappers.

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 nfs-utils package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 35396

File Name: fedora_2009-0297.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/01/16

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/01/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0180

FEDORA: 2009-0297

CWE: 264