Fedora 14 : xorg-x11-server-utils-7.5-5.fc14 (2011-4871)

High Nessus Plugin ID 53438


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fixes CVE-2011-0465 root hole via rogue hostname (xrdb)

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Update the affected xorg-x11-server-utils package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 53438

File Name: fedora_2011-4871.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/04/15

Modified: 2017/08/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-server-utils, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:14

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/04/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0465

BID: 47189

OSVDB: 75045

FEDORA: 2011-4871

IAVA: 2017-A-0098