AlmaLinux 8 : nss (ALSA-2024:0105)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 188005


The remote AlmaLinux host is missing a security update.


The remote AlmaLinux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the ALSA-2024:0105 advisory.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 188005

File Name: alma_linux_ALSA-2024-0105.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Published: 1/12/2024

Updated: 1/12/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-5388


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:nss, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:nss-devel, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:nss-softokn, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:nss-softokn-devel, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:nss-softokn-freebl, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:nss-softokn-freebl-devel, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:nss-sysinit, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:nss-tools, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:nss-util, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:nss-util-devel, cpe:/o:alma:linux:8, cpe:/o:alma:linux:8::appstream, cpe:/o:alma:linux:8::baseos, cpe:/o:alma:linux:8::highavailability, cpe:/o:alma:linux:8::nfv, cpe:/o:alma:linux:8::powertools, cpe:/o:alma:linux:8::realtime, cpe:/o:alma:linux:8::resilientstorage, cpe:/o:alma:linux:8::sap, cpe:/o:alma:linux:8::sap_hana, cpe:/o:alma:linux:8::supplementary

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/10/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/10/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-5388

CWE: 208