Fedora 16 : fetchmail-6.3.22-1.fc16 (2012-14462)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 62399
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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Package is updated to latest upstream version which fixes CVE-2012-3482.

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 fetchmail package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=847988

http://www.nessus.org/u?80767508

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 62399

File Name: fedora_2012-14462.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/3/2012

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:fetchmail, 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: 9/21/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3482

BID: 54987

FEDORA: 2012-14462