Fedora 18 : libarchive-3.0.4-4.fc18 (2013-4537)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes CVE-2013-0211 libarchive: read buffer overflow on
64-bit systems

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=902998
http://www.nessus.org/u?a0daaf2a

Solution :

Update the affected libarchive 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 : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 65954 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58926

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0211

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