Fedora 27 : 1:NetworkManager-vpnc (2018-ac02463f82)
High Nessus Plugin ID 111361
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionUpdate to 1.2.6 to fix a local authenticated privilege escalation bug (CVE-2018-10900).
The issue has been discovered and responsibly disclosed by Denis Andzakovic: https://pulsesecurity.co.nz/advisories/NM-VPNC-Privesc
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SolutionUpdate the affected 1:NetworkManager-vpnc package.