Fedora 11 : memcached-1.2.8-1.fc11 (2009-4542)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 38916


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Wed Apr 29 2009 Paul Lindner <lindner at inuus.com> - 1.2.8-1

- Upgrade to memcached-1.2.8

- Addresses CVE-2009-1255

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 memcached package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 38916

File Name: fedora_2009-4542.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/05/27

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:memcached, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1255

FEDORA: 2009-4542

CWE: 200