Fedora 29 : curl (2019-427a0ba9e3)

high Nessus Plugin ID 121333

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- xattr: strip credentials from any URL that is stored (CVE-2018-20483)

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Solution

Update the affected curl package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2019-427a0ba9e3

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 121333

File Name: fedora_2019-427a0ba9e3.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/24/2019

Updated: 2/24/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:curl, 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: 1/24/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/26/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-20483