|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2008:0486|
|Summary:||Redhat Security Advisory RHSA-2008:0486|
The remote host is missing updates announced in
The nfs-utils package provides a daemon for the kernel NFS server and
A flaw was found in the nfs-utils package build. The nfs-utils package was
missing TCP wrappers support, which could result in an administrator
believing they had access restrictions enabled when they did not.
Users of nfs-utils are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which
contain a backported patch to resolve this issue.
Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date
Risk factor : High
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-1376|
BugTraq ID: 30466
XForce ISS Database: redhat-nfsutils-weak-security(44256)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2008 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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