Fedora 11 : moin-1.8.4-1.fc11 (2009-6576)

High Nessus Plugin ID 39458


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This package updates Moin to 1.8.4, http://moinmo.in/MoinMoinRelease1.8 has a list of changes. This package includes a security fix for a hierarchical ACL vulnerability (hierarchical is not the default ACL mode), http://moinmo.in/SecurityFixes has the details of the fix.

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 moin package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 39458

File Name: fedora_2009-6576.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/06/19

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/06/18

Reference Information

BID: 35277

FEDORA: 2009-6576