Fedora 11 : automake-1.11.1-1.fc11.1 (2010-1216)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47240


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fixes CVE-2009-4029

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: 47240

File Name: fedora_2010-1216.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/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:automake, 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: 2010/01/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4029

BID: 37378

OSVDB: 61210

FEDORA: 2010-1216

CWE: 264