Fedora 18 : libXext-1.3.1-3.20130524gitdfe6e1f3b.fc18 (2013-9166)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to latest git to fix the following CVEs: CVE-2013-1982

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=959046
http://www.nessus.org/u?b62baf01

Solution :

Update the affected libXext package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66753 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60126

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1982