Photon OS 2.0 : unzip / libtar (PhotonOS-PHSA-2018-2.0-0029)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111293


The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.


An update of {'unzip', 'libtar'} packages of Photon OS has been released.


Update the affected Unzip / Libtar packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111293

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2018-2_0-0029.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/07/24

Modified: 2018/07/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-4420


Base Score: 5.8

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


Base Score: 7.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:unzip, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:libtar, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:2.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/03/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4420, CVE-2014-9913, CVE-2016-9844

BID: 94728, 95081