Fedora 13 : python-2.6.4-27.fc13 (2010-9652)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 47547

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- Fri Jun 4 2010 David Malcolm <dmalcolm at redhat.com> - 2.6.4-27

- ensure that the compiler is invoked with '-fwrapv' (rhbz#594819)

- CVE-2010-1634: fix various integer overflow checks in the audioop module (patch 113)

- CVE-2010-2089: further checks within the audioop module (patch 114)

- CVE-2008-5983: the new PySys_SetArgvEx entry point from r81399 (patch 115)

- Mon Apr 26 2010 Dennis Gilmore <dennis at ausil.us> - 2.6.4-26

- disable --with-valgrind on sparc arches

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 python package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=482814

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=590690

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=598197

http://www.nessus.org/u?ea86d227

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 47547

File Name: fedora_2010-9652.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/1/2010

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:python, 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: 6/7/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5983, CVE-2010-1634, CVE-2010-2089

BID: 40370

FEDORA: 2010-9652