Fedora 16 : automake-1.11.6-1.fc16 (2012-14297)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 62231

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- automake-1.11.6, fixes CVE-2012-3386

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 automake package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=838660

http://www.nessus.org/u?b4db3468

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 62231

File Name: fedora_2012-14297.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/24/2012

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.8

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/19/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3386

BID: 54418

FEDORA: 2012-14297