Fedora 16 : gnutls-2.12.14-2.fc16 (2012-4578)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update fixing an important security issue and memory leak.

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 :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=796302
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=805440
http://www.nessus.org/u?ab9af842
http://www.nessus.org/u?9a53174f

Solution :

Update the affected gnutls package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58469 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52667

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1573

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