Fedora 13 : gnucash-2.3.15-2.fc13 (2010-16605)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50419


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This updates GnuCash to the latest 2.4 development release, and removes an unneeded file that could cause a security issue if ran from a directory that other users had write access to.

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 gnucash package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50419

File Name: fedora_2010-16605.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/11/01

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gnucash, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:13

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/10/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3999

FEDORA: 2010-16605