Fedora 14 : openarena-0.8.5-4.fc14 / quake3-1.36-11.svn2102.fc14 (2011-9898)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 55783


The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.


- Update to 1.36 svn snapshot r2102

- This fixes 2 security issues where a malicious server could execute arbitrary code on connecting clients (rhbz#725951) :

- CVE-2011-1412: Execute arbitrary shell commands on connecting clients

- CVE-2011-2764: Arbitrary code execution when native-code DLLs are enabled

- Update the autodownload + launch script for UrbanTerror to 4.1.1

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 openarena and / or quake3 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 55783

File Name: fedora_2011-9898.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/08/09

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openarena, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:quake3, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:14

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1412, CVE-2011-2764

OSVDB: 74137, 74276

FEDORA: 2011-9898