Fedora 27 : gnupg2 / libgpg-error (2018-84fdbd021f)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110598

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Important security update to new upstream gnupg version 2.2.8 and libgpg-error 1.31

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Solution

Update the affected gnupg2 and / or libgpg-error packages.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-84fdbd021f

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110598

File Name: fedora_2018-84fdbd021f.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/19

Modified: 2018/09/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gnupg2, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libgpg-error, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12020