Fedora 28 : gnupg (2018-a4e13742b4)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 120670

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- New upstream v1.4.23 (#1589802,#1589620,#1589624)

- Remove patches included in upstream release

- Note that this includes the fix for [CVE-2018-12020]

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Solution

Update the affected gnupg package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-a4e13742b4

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 120670

File Name: fedora_2018-a4e13742b4.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/01/03

Updated: 2019/05/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12020