Fedora 26 : mbedtls (2018-9817f1dafa)

High Nessus Plugin ID 107077

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- Update to 2.7.0

Release notes:
https://tls.mbed.org/tech-updates/releases/mbedtls-2.7.0-2.1.10-and-1.
3.22-released

Security Advisory:
https://tls.mbed.org/tech-updates/security-advisories/mbedtls-security
-advisory-2018-01

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 mbedtls package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-9817f1dafa

http://www.nessus.org/u?c5679f5d

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 107077

File Name: fedora_2018-9817f1dafa.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/03/01

Modified: 2018/03/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSSv3

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:mbedtls, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:26

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/02/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-18187