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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 52681


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- 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.


Update the affected whatsup package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 52681

File Name: fedora_2011-3097.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/03/16

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/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 Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/03/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3720

BID: 36097

FEDORA: 2011-3097