Fedora 15 : torque-3.0.3-1.fc15 (2012-0372)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57623


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fixes the ability for one user to impersonate another within a batch system.

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 torque package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57623

File Name: fedora_2012-0372.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/01/23

Modified: 2015/10/20

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:torque, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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: 2012/01/11

Reference Information

BID: 51224

FEDORA: 2012-0372