Fedora Update for fcron FEDORA-2010-4063

Published: 2010-03-31 12:20:46
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Summary:
Check for the Version of fcron

Affected Versions:
fcron on Fedora 12

Recommendations:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

Technical Details:
Fcron is a scheduler. It aims at replacing Vixie Cron, so it implements most of its functionalities. But contrary to Vixie Cron, fcron does not need your system to be up 7 days a week, 24 hours a day: it also works well with systems which are not running neither all the time nor regularly (contrary to anacrontab). In other words, fcron does both the job of Vixie Cron and anacron, but does even more and better :)) ... WARNING: fcron isn't started automatically on boot after installation. You can use system-config-services to enable automatic fcron startup on boot, or use chkconfig as explained in the /usr/share/doc/fcron-3.0.5/README.Package file.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-0792

References:

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-March/038150.html

Severity
Low
CVSS Score
1.9
Published
2010-03-31
Modified
2018-01-08
Category
Fedora Local Security Checks

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