Fedora 26 : libplist (2017-d8173aacff)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 101732


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Update to upstream 2.0.0

- Fixes the following CVEs plus others

- CVE-2017-6440 CVE-2017-6439 CVE-2017-6438 CVE-2017-6437 CVE-2017-6436 CVE-2017-6435 CVE-2017-5836 CVE-2017-5835 CVE-2017-5834 CVE-2017-5545 CVE-2017-5209

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected libplist package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 101732

File Name: fedora_2017-d8173aacff.nasl

Version: 3.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/07/17

Updated: 2019/09/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.4

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libplist, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:26

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/05/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/01/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5209, CVE-2017-5545, CVE-2017-5834, CVE-2017-5835, CVE-2017-5836, CVE-2017-6435, CVE-2017-6436, CVE-2017-6437, CVE-2017-6438, CVE-2017-6439, CVE-2017-6440