Fedora 27 : rust (2018-69cce46328)

High Nessus Plugin ID 117962


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Security fix for buffer overflow in str::repeat

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.


Update the affected rust package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 117962

File Name: fedora_2018-69cce46328.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/09

Modified: 2018/10/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/05

Reference Information