Fedora 27 : glibc (2017-fb5e227432)
High Nessus Plugin ID 106014
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update fixes minor security bugs (CVE-2017-17426, CVE-2017-15804), contains single-threaded optimizations for `malloc`, and increases compatibility with IBM POWER 9 hardware.
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.
SolutionUpdate the affected glibc package.