Fedora 11 : mod_auth_shadow-2.2-8.fc11 (2010-6323)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47430


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fixes CVE-2010-1151 mod_auth_shadow: bad wait(2) call causes randomized authorization behaviour (#578168).

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 mod_auth_shadow package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 47430

File Name: fedora_2010-6323.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2015/10/20

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:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mod_auth_shadow, 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: 2010/04/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1151

BID: 39538

OSVDB: 64056

FEDORA: 2010-6323