Fedora 28 : patch (2018-c255f16bfe)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 120761

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fix for CVE-2018-6951 and CVE-2018-6952

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Solution

Update the affected patch package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-c255f16bfe

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 120761

File Name: fedora_2018-c255f16bfe.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/01/03

Updated: 2019/01/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-6951, CVE-2018-6952