Fedora 12 : pcsc-lite-1.5.2-4.fc12 (2010-10014)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47204


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


An update to address a buffer overflow which could allow a local attacker to elevate privileges.

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 pcsc-lite package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 47204

File Name: fedora_2010-10014.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2016/05/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:ND/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

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

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: 2010/06/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4901, CVE-2009-4902, CVE-2010-0407

BID: 40758

OSVDB: 56188

FEDORA: 2010-10014