Fedora 27 : nspr / nss / nss-softokn / nss-util (2018-4a21a8ca59)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117532

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Updates the nss family of packages to upstream NSPR 4.20 and NSS 3.39.

For details about new functionality and a list of bugs fixed in this release please see the upstream release notes

https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Projects/NSS/NSS_3.39
_release_notes

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.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-4a21a8ca59

http://www.nessus.org/u?6a93f09e

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117532

File Name: fedora_2018-4a21a8ca59.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/09/18

Updated: 2019/05/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nspr, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nss, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nss-softokn, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nss-util, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/04/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12384