Fedora 18 : plexus-cipher-1.5-11.fc18 (2012-19162)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a security bug by improving randomness of generated
cipher salt.

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=880279
http://www.nessus.org/u?774374b6

Solution :

Update the affected plexus-cipher package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63175 ()

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