Fedora 13 : patch-2.6.1-8.fc13 (2011-1269)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 52569
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionApplied fix so that malicious patches cannot create files above the current directory (CVE-2010-4651).
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.
SolutionUpdate the affected patch package.