Fedora 14 : libtlen-0-0.10.20060309.fc14 (2010-17720)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 50698

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This update unbundles the old copy of expat included in libtlen, fixing CVE-2009-3720 and possibly other vulnerabilities already fixed in system expat.

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Solution

Update the affected libtlen package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=652502

http://www.nessus.org/u?ff9dd573

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50698

File Name: fedora_2010-17720.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/24/2010

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libtlen, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:14

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/15/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3720

BID: 36097

FEDORA: 2010-17720