Fedora 15 : glibc-2.14.1-5 (2012-0018)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 57584
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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Revert change from -6 which filtered out GLIBC_PRIVATE symbols. Not appropriate for an update release.

Check values from TZ file header (#767696) Convert tzdata-update to lua (#743034) Mark __clone as .cantunwind (#749556) Update to 2.24.1 release Correctly reparse group line after enlarging the buffer (#739360) Avoid race between {,de}allocate_stack and reclaim_stacks during fork

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 glibc package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=761245

http://www.nessus.org/u?d49b4dbe

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57584

File Name: fedora_2012-0018.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/18/2012

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:glibc, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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

Patch Publication Date: 1/2/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-5029

FEDORA: 2012-0018