Fedora 11 : mingw32-opensc-0.11.8-1.fc11 (2009-4967)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

CVE-2009-1603 A minor update fixing security problem within
pkcs11-tool command. http://www.opensc-project.org/pipermail/opensc-
announce/2009-May/000025.html OpenSC is a package for for accessing
smart card devices. Basic functionality (e.g. SELECT FILE, READ
BINARY) should work on any ISO 7816-4 compatible smart card.
Encryption and decryption using private keys on the smart card is
possible with PKCS #15 compatible cards, such as the FINEID (Finnish
Electronic IDentity) card. Swedish Posten eID cards have also been
confirmed to work. This is the MinGW cross-compiled Windows library.

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.

See also :

http://www.opensc-project.org/pipermail/opensc-
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=499862
http://www.nessus.org/u?762bb93d

Solution :

Update the affected mingw32-opensc package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 38994 (fedora_2009-4967.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1603

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