Fedora 16 : clearsilver-0.10.5-15.fc16 (2011-17042)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57384


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update fixes :

- Bug #757543 - clearsilver (neo_cgi): Format string flaw by processing CGI error messages in Python module [fedora-all]

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 clearsilver package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57384

File Name: fedora_2011-17042.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/23

Modified: 2016/05/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/12/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4357

BID: 50874

FEDORA: 2011-17042