Fedora 27 : kde-connect (2018-5201a9c4dc)

High Nessus Plugin ID 119055

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fix release, Changes since 1.3.1 :

- [Security fix] Don't disable all modern SSH encryption algorithms.

- Remote media player info didn't update under some circumstances.

- Remove characters from commands UUIDs that aren't legal in URLs.

- New notifications now appear on top and not in the bottom of the list in the plasmoid.

- Dismiss notifications icon is now consistent with the one in Plasma.

See also https://mail.kde.org/pipermail/kde-announce-apps/2018-November/005484.
html

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 kde-connect package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-5201a9c4dc

http://www.nessus.org/u?fd4dd8ff

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 119055

File Name: fedora_2018-5201a9c4dc.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/11/21

Modified: 2018/11/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/21

Reference Information