Fedora 18 : coreutils-8.17-8.fc18 (2013-1455)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- fix multiple segmantation faults in i18n patch (by SUSE)
(#869442, #902917)-
CVE2013-0223/CVE2013-0221/CVE2013-0222

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=903464
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=903465
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=903466
http://www.nessus.org/u?faa18fb6

Solution :

Update the affected coreutils package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.4
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64420 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57492
57516
57517

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0221
CVE-2013-0222
CVE-2013-0223

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