Fedora 27 : perl-Archive-Zip (2018-ebebe9abe2)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111248


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This release fixes a directory and symbolic link traversal
vulnerability in Archive::Zip::Archive Perl module that allows an
attacker to writite into an arbitrary file accesible by a local user.

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 perl-Archive-Zip package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111248

File Name: fedora_2018-ebebe9abe2.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/24

Modified: 2018/09/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.4

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

CVSS v3.0

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:perl-Archive-Zip, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10860