Fedora 12 : viewvc-1.1.5-1.fc12 (2010-5524)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 47396


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Full changelog:
http://viewvc.tigris.org/source/browse/viewvc/trunk/CHANGES?r evision=2359&view=markup&pathrev=HEAD - security fix: escape user-provided search_re input to avoid XSS attack

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 viewvc package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 47396

File Name: fedora_2010-5524.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.6

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/04/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0132

OSVDB: 63313

FEDORA: 2010-5524