Fedora 13 : cronie-1.4.4-1.fc13 (2010-3642)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 47323


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Bug #565809 - CVE-2010-0424 vixie-cron, cronie: Race condition by setting timestamp of user's crontab file, when editing the file

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 cronie package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 47323

File Name: fedora_2010-3642.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2015/10/20

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:fedoraproject:fedora:cronie, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:13

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: 2010/03/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0424

BID: 38391

FEDORA: 2010-3642

CWE: 59