Fedora 25 : golang (2017-278f46fcd6)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 100855

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- Bump to 1.7.6

- Security fix for CVE-2017-8932

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Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected golang package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-278f46fcd6

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 100855

File Name: fedora_2017-278f46fcd6.nasl

Version: Revision: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/06/19

Updated: 2018/02/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:golang, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:25

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/06/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-8932