Fedora 27 : libtiff (2018-399bce9f8f)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119126

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

New release with a lot of security fixes:
http://www.simplesystems.org/libtiff/v4.0.10.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 libtiff package.

See Also

http://www.simplesystems.org/libtiff/v4.0.10.html

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-399bce9f8f

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 119126

File Name: fedora_2018-399bce9f8f.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/11/26

Modified: 2018/12/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-18557, CVE-2018-18661