Fedora 16 : perl-PAR-1.002-5.fc16 / perl-PAR-Packer-1.010-3.fc16 (2011-16856)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 57367


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


This update fixes CVE-2011-4114 (insecure temporary directory handling). See bug #753955 for tests.

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-PAR and / or perl-PAR-Packer packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 57367

File Name: fedora_2011-16856.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/22

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.3

Temporal Score: 2.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:perl-PAR, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:perl-PAR-Packer, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:16

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: 2011/12/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4114

BID: 50540

FEDORA: 2011-16856