Fedora 28 : exiv2 (2018-8b67a5c7e2)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 120594

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Exiv2 update with security fixes.

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Solution

Update the affected exiv2 package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-8b67a5c7e2

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 120594

File Name: fedora_2018-8b67a5c7e2.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/01/03

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:exiv2, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:28

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/06/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-17669, CVE-2017-17724, CVE-2017-9953, CVE-2018-10958, CVE-2018-10998, CVE-2018-12264, CVE-2018-12265, CVE-2018-14046, CVE-2018-9144, CVE-2018-9305