Fedora 11 : gzip-1.3.12-10.fc11 (2010-0964)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47203


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update fixes CVE-2009-2624 and CVE-2010-0001 vulnerabilities.

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 gzip package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 47203

File Name: fedora_2010-0964.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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:gzip, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:11

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: 2010/01/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2624, CVE-2010-0001

BID: 37886, 37888

OSVDB: 61869, 61875

FEDORA: 2010-0964

CWE: 20, 189