Fedora 13 : libguestfs-1.6.0-1.fc13.1 (2010-17202)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50567


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update moved from the heavily patched version of stable 1.4 that we offered previously in Fedora 13, to the new stable branch 1.6.
Please note the low-risk security problem which is fixed in this release.

CVE-2010-3851 libguestfs: missing disk format specifier when adding a disk https://www.redhat.com/archives/libguestfs/2010-October/msg00036.html

Fix networking in the appliance.

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 libguestfs package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50567

File Name: fedora_2010-17202.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/11/12

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.7

Temporal Score: 3.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libguestfs, 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: 2010/11/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3851

BID: 44166

FEDORA: 2010-17202