Fedora 25 : mercurial (2017-fa1d8ad61a)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 103554

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fix for CVE-2017-1000115, CVE-2017-1000116

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Solution

Update the affected mercurial package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-fa1d8ad61a

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 103554

File Name: fedora_2017-fa1d8ad61a.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/09/29

Updated: 2019/09/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/09/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/10/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1000115, CVE-2017-1000116