Fedora 33 : tpm2-tss (2020-1d3fcce2a3)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 141282
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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


tpm2-tss 3.0.1 changed or fixed :

• Fix CVE-2020-24455 FAPI PolicyPCR not instatiating correctly

• Note that all TPM object created with a PolicyPCR with the currentPcrs

• and currentPcrsAndBank options have been created with an incorrect policy

• that ommits PCR checks. All these objects have to be recreated!

• Fix bug in FAPI NV creation with custom index values

• Cleanup of leftover sessions in error cases in FAPI

• Better error messages in several FAPI errors

• Add checks to FAPI policy paths

• Add checks if FAPI is correctly provisioned

• Fix execution of FAPI policies in some cases

• Allow 0x prefixes for TPMU_HA in JSON encoding

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Update the affected tpm2-tss package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 141282

File Name: fedora_2020-1d3fcce2a3.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/8/2020

Updated: 3/5/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-24455

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 3.4

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.7

Temporal Score: 5.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/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:tpm2-tss, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:33

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/27/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/26/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-24455