Fedora 27 : 1:wpa_supplicant (2018-c43c1ee06f)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 112101

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

fix for CVE-2018-14526

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Solution

Update the affected 1:wpa_supplicant package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-c43c1ee06f

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 112101

File Name: fedora_2018-c43c1ee06f.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/24/2018

Updated: 1/6/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 3.3

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:1:wpa_supplicant, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/23/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/8/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-14526