Fedora 15 : tomboy-1.6.0-1.fc15 (2011-7997)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 55154


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Version 1.6.0 :

- Grammar and language fixes (bgo#642156)

- Changed GetSelectedNotebook from private to public so it can be used by add-ins (Robert Nordan)

- Fix tomboy insecure LD_LIBRARY_PATH (bgo#635614, Luis Medinas)

- Fix CVE-2010-4005 (Luis Medinas). Originally found by Ludwig Nussel <lnussel at novell.com>

- Fix Remove title format from add-ins descriptions (bgo#636606, Paul Cutler)

- Fix Replace Computer Name with Login Name in SSH sync setup (bgo#633605, Paul Cutler)

- Translation Updates: es, br, io, bg, cn, cz, dut, fr, gl, de, el, gu, he, hu, in, ja, ko, lv, no, pl, pt, ru, sk, sl, sv, th, ug, and zh.

- Added new translation Luganda (ug).

Packaging changes :

- The .desktop file is included.

- For F14, the panel applet is enabled.

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 tomboy package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 55154

File Name: fedora_2011-7997.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/06/16

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:tomboy, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/06/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4005

FEDORA: 2011-7997