Fedora 9 : pam-1.0.4-4.fc9 (2009-3231)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 36156

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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to new minor upstream release. Minor security issue fixes and bug fixes.

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Solution

Update the affected pam package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=487216

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=489932

http://www.nessus.org/u?d7564271

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 36156

File Name: fedora_2009-3231.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/04/15

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.6

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/04/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0579, CVE-2009-0887

FEDORA: 2009-3231

CWE: 189, 264