Fedora 27 : ppp (2018-b99d43ee9b)

High Nessus Plugin ID 110790

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This is an fix for CVE-2018-11574.

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Solution

Update the affected ppp package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-b99d43ee9b

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 110790

File Name: fedora_2018-b99d43ee9b.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/29

Modified: 2018/09/05

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:ppp, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-11574