Fedora 12 : automake-1.11.1-1.fc12 (2009-13157)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 44879

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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Wed Dec 9 2009 Karsten Hopp <karsten at redhat.com> 1.11.1-1

- update to version 1.11.1 to fix CVE-2009-4029

- Tue Dec 1 2009 Karsten Hopp <karsten at redhat.com> 1.11-6

- preserve time stamps of man pages (#225302)

- drop MIT from list of licenses

- Wed Nov 4 2009 Stepan Kasal <skasal at redhat.com> - 1.11-5

- add even more testsuite build requires

- Wed Nov 4 2009 Stepan Kasal <skasal at redhat.com> - 1.11-4

- add build requires for testsuite

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 automake package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 44879

File Name: fedora_2009-13157.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/02/25

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:automake, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:12

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/12/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4029

BID: 37378

FEDORA: 2009-13157

CWE: 264