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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47547


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- 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

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Update the affected python package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 47547

File Name: fedora_2010-9652.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: 6.9

Temporal Score: 6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/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: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/06/07

Reference Information

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

BID: 40370

OSVDB: 53373, 64957, 65151

FEDORA: 2010-9652