Fedora 27 : bouncycastle (2018-da9fe79871)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110599

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fixes for CVE-2017-13098 and CVE-2018-1000180

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Solution

Update the affected bouncycastle package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-da9fe79871

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110599

File Name: fedora_2018-da9fe79871.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/19

Modified: 2018/09/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bouncycastle, 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-2017-13098, CVE-2018-1000180