Photon OS 1.0: Libgcrypt / Libsoup PHSA-2018-1.0-0182

High Nessus Plugin ID 117396


The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.


An update of 'libsoup', 'libgcrypt' packages of Photon OS has been released.


Update the affected Linux packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 117396

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2018-1_0-0182.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/09/10

Modified: 2018/09/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-12910

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:libgcrypt, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:libsoup, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:1.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-0495, CVE-2018-12910