Fedora 12 : texlive-2007-48.fc12 (2010-8242)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 47479

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Changes in this update: * fixes for CVE-2010-0739 and CVE-2010-1440 * adds missing defattr to filelists * fixes directory ownership of /var/lib/texmf/web2c * uses official tarball for jpatch * fixes post/postun scriptlets

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.

Solution

Update the affected texlive package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=572941

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=586819

http://www.nessus.org/u?2d91fe83

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 47479

File Name: fedora_2010-8242.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/1/2010

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/10/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0739, CVE-2010-1440

BID: 39500

FEDORA: 2010-8242