Fedora 27 : sharutils (2018-8f4b3fa844)
High Nessus Plugin ID 107170
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis release fixes a heap buffer overflow when processing a shar archive by unshar tool if the arhive contains overlong lines.
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 sharutils package.