Fedora 29 : 1:nginx (2018-7c540fdab4)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 120557
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VPR Score: 4.4

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fix for CVE-2018-16843, CVE-2018-16844, CVE-2018-16845 + nginx rebase to 1.14.1.

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New version 1.14.1

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Solution

Update the affected 1:nginx package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-7c540fdab4

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 120557

File Name: fedora_2018-7c540fdab4.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/3/2019

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 4.4

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-16845

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:1:nginx, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:29

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/24/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/7/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-16843, CVE-2018-16844, CVE-2018-16845