Fedora 31 : libtiff (2019-6eeff0f801)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 131449

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fix for CVE-2019-14973.

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Solution

Update the affected libtiff package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2019-6eeff0f801

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 131449

File Name: fedora_2019-6eeff0f801.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/3/2019

Updated: 12/9/2019

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libtiff, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:31

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/30/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/14/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-14973