Fedora 16 : pl-5.10.2-5.fc16 (2011-11229)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 56149

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Fix bugs in GIF image decoder

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.

Solution

Update the affected pl package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=727800

http://www.nessus.org/u?edf1f5fb

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 56149

File Name: fedora_2011-11229.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/12/2011

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 4.4

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pl, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:16

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/22/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2896

BID: 49148

FEDORA: 2011-11229