Fedora 9 : opensc-0.11.8-1.fc9 (2009-4883)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 38958

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

A minor update fixing security problem within pkcs11-tool command.
http://www.opensc-project.org/pipermail/opensc-announce/2009-May/00002 5.html

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected opensc package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?41d8e49c

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=499862

http://www.nessus.org/u?4ed569a1

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 38958

File Name: fedora_2009-4883.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/1/2009

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:opensc, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/12/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1603

BID: 33922, 34884

FEDORA: 2009-4883

CWE: 310