Fedora 15 : whatsup-1.12-2.fc15 (2011-3097)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 52681
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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- Bug #652981 - libnodeupdown-backend-ganglia contains an embedded copy of expat, prone to CVE-2009-3720

- Bug #661001 - FTBFS whatsup-1.10-1.fc14

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.

Solution

Update the affected whatsup package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=652981

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=661001

http://www.nessus.org/u?7e0be842

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 52681

File Name: fedora_2011-3097.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/16/2011

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:whatsup, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/11/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3720

BID: 36097

FEDORA: 2011-3097