Fedora 29 : libwmf (2019-76fbe24cab)

High Nessus Plugin ID 122074

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- CVE-2019-6978: double free in the gdImage*Ptr in gd_jpeg.c, and gd_wbmp.c

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected libwmf package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2019-76fbe24cab

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 122074

File Name: fedora_2019-76fbe24cab.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/02/11

Updated: 2019/09/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/02/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/01/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-6978