RHEL 7 : nss (RHSA-2018:2768)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117778

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

An update for nss is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security
impact of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base
score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each
vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

Network Security Services (NSS) is a set of libraries designed to
support the cross-platform development of security-enabled client and
server applications.

Security Fix(es) :

* nss: ServerHello.random is all zeros when handling a v2-compatible
ClientHello (CVE-2018-12384)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a
CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s)
listed in the References section.

Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting this
issue.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2768

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-12384

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117778

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2018-2768.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/09/27

Modified: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:nss, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:nss-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:nss-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:nss-pkcs11-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:nss-sysinit, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:nss-tools, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7.5, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7.6

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12384

RHSA: 2018:2768