Fedora 27 : strongswan (2018-bab8cabe2a)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 110302

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Resolves rhbz#1581868 CVE-2018-5388 strongswan: buffer underflow in stroke_socket.c

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Solution

Update the affected strongswan package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-bab8cabe2a

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110302

File Name: fedora_2018-bab8cabe2a.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/4/2018

Updated: 1/6/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:strongswan, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 6/2/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/31/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5388