Fedora 26 : exim (2017-f5177f3a16) (Stack Clash)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 102902

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This is an update fixing multiple memory leaks and other problems.

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.

Solution

Update the affected exim package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-f5177f3a16

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 102902

File Name: fedora_2017-f5177f3a16.nasl

Version: 3.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/09/01

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/08/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/06/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1000369