Fedora 13 : whatsup-1.12-1.fc13 (2011-2794)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 52677


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Mon Mar 7 2011 Ruben Kerkhof <ruben at rubenkerkhof.com> 1.12-1

- Upstream released new version

- Link against system-provided expat (#652981)

- Fixes FTBFS (#661001)

- Drop patch for incorrect open which was merged upstream

- no InfiniBand on s390(x)

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Update the affected whatsup package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 52677

File Name: fedora_2011-2794.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/03/16

Modified: 2016/04/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/03/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3720

OSVDB: 59737

FEDORA: 2011-2794