Fedora 12 : rpm-4.7.2-2.fc12 (2010-10617)

high Nessus Plugin ID 47611


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The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Wed Jun 30 2010 Panu Matilainen <pmatilai at redhat.com>
- 4.7.2-2

- Fix CVE-2010-2059 (#598775) and CVE-2010-2198 (#601955)

- Tue Dec 8 2009 Panu Matilainen <pmatilai at redhat.com> - 4.7.2-1

- update to 4.7.2 (http://rpm.org/wiki/Releases/4.7.2)

- fix posix chmod test to unbreak %fixperms macro (#543035)

- avoid looking into OpenPGP subkeys (#436812)

- dont fail build on unrecognized non-executable files (#532489)

- fix password check result when gpg is missing (#496754)

- permit python to handle 64bit integer types from headers

- all header integer types are unsigned, match this in python too

- return python long objects where ints are not sufficient (#531243)

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Update the affected rpm package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 47611

File Name: fedora_2010-10617.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/7/2010

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:rpm, 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: 7/1/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2059, CVE-2010-2198

BID: 40512

FEDORA: 2010-10617