Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : fuse (MDVSA-2010:047)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 44870


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


A race condition has been found in fuse that could escalate privileges for local users and lead to a DoS (Denial of Service) (CVE-2010-0789).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.


Update the affected packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 44870

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2010-047.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2010/02/24

Modified: 2016/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.3

Temporal Score: 2.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:fuse, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64fuse-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64fuse-static-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64fuse2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libfuse-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libfuse-static-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libfuse2, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.0, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.1, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2010.0

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/02/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0789

BID: 37983

MDVSA: 2010:047

CWE: 59