Fedora 16 : awstats-7.0-5.fc16 (2011-13947)

High Nessus Plugin ID 56543


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fixes XSS flaws, sql injection and header response splitting flaw in awredir.pl

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 awstats package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 56543

File Name: fedora_2011-13947.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/10/19

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/10/08

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2011-13947