Fedora 10 : php-Smarty-2.6.20-2.fc10 (2008-10409)

High Nessus Plugin ID 37932


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update fixes :

- Bug #469648 - CVE-2008-4811 php-Smarty: PHP code execution via templates with \ escaped $ sign

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 php-Smarty package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 37932

File Name: fedora_2008-10409.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/04/23

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:php-Smarty, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:10

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/11/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4811

FEDORA: 2008-10409

CWE: 264