Fedora 13 : gromacs-4.5.2-2.fc13 (2010-17256)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50591


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fix upgrade path issue caused by branching of libs. Upgrade to 4.5.2, fixing CVE-2010-4001 and a bunch of other bugs. See full release notes at http://www.gromacs.org/About_Gromacs/Release_Notes/Versions_4.5.x .

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 gromacs package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50591

File Name: fedora_2010-17256.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/11/15

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.6

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/11/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4001

FEDORA: 2010-17256