Fedora 29 : libssh2 (2019-f31c14682f)

High Nessus Plugin ID 123052

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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This update addresses various overflow conditions that could result in possible memory read/write out of bounds errors or zero byte allocations when connected to a malicious server.

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Solution

Update the affected libssh2 package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2019-f31c14682f

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 123052

File Name: fedora_2019-f31c14682f.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/03/25

Updated: 2020/02/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-3855

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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:libssh2, 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: 2019/03/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/03/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-3855, CVE-2019-3856, CVE-2019-3857, CVE-2019-3858, CVE-2019-3859, CVE-2019-3860, CVE-2019-3861, CVE-2019-3862, CVE-2019-3863