Fedora 27 : gnupg (2018-69780fc4d7)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110931


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- New upstream v1.4.23 (#1589802,#1589620,#1589624)

- Remove patches included in upstream release

- Note that this includes the fix for [CVE-2018-12020]


- doc Remove documentation for future option faked sys

- build Don't use dev srandom on OpenBSD

- Do not use C99 feature

- g10 Fix regexp sanitization

- g10 Push compress filter only if compressed

- gpg Sanitize diagnostic with the original file name [CVE-2018-12020]

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.


Update the affected gnupg package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110931

File Name: fedora_2018-69780fc4d7.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/06

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/06/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12020