Fedora 16 : arpwatch-2.1a15-18.fc16 (2012-8675)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 59571


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


with '-u' fix supplementary group list (#825328) (CVE-2012-2653)

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 arpwatch package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 59571

File Name: fedora_2012-8675.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/06/20

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/06/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2653

FEDORA: 2012-8675