Fedora 18 : php-geshi- (2013-5472)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66400


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to :

- Fix for CVE-2012-3521 : Remote directory traversal and information disclosure (local file inclusion) in the contrib module.

- Fix for CVE-2012-3522 : Non-persistent XSS in langwiz contrib script.

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Update the affected php-geshi package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66400

File Name: fedora_2013-5472.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/05/14

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:php-geshi, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:18

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/04/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3521, CVE-2012-3522

FEDORA: 2013-5472