Fedora 27 : singularity (2018-abe4d2383e)

High Nessus Plugin ID 111245


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This is a straightforward update from 2.5.1 to the newly-released 2.5.2. Release notes are here :


The most important fix is a security issue in the overlay code. Please look for regressions in your Singularity runtime workflows.

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 singularity package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111245

File Name: fedora_2018-abe4d2383e.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/24

Updated: 2018/07/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/14

Reference Information