Fedora 9 : psi-0.12.1-1.fc9 (2009-2295)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 35769


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This is a security-bugfix-only update to version 0.12.1 fixing a DOS vulnerability. New in 0.12.1 - Bugfix for DOS vulnerability in the file transfer code. Thanks to Jesus Olmos (jolmos at isecauditors.com)

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 psi package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 35769

File Name: fedora_2009-2295.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/03/05

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:psi, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/03/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-6393

FEDORA: 2009-2295

CWE: 189