Fedora 15 : perl-5.12.3-156.fc15 (2011-4631)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 53453


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Security bug: lc launder tainted data


Cwd.so should go the subpackage.

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 perl package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53453

File Name: fedora_2011-4631.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/04/18

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:perl, 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: 2011/04/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1487

BID: 47124

FEDORA: 2011-4631