Fedora 30 : glib2 (2019-c18d2bd1bd)

High Nessus Plugin ID 125961

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

glib 2.60.4 release :

- Fixes to improved network status detection with NetworkManager

- Leak fixes to some `glib-genmarshal` generated code

- Further fixes to the Happy Eyeballs (RFC 8305) implementation

- File system permissions fix to clamp down permissions in a small time window when copying files (CVE-2019-12450)

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Solution

Update the affected glib2 package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2019-c18d2bd1bd

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 125961

File Name: fedora_2019-c18d2bd1bd.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/06/18

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:glib2, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:30

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/06/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/05/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-12450