Fedora 12 : nss-3.12.6-1.2.fc12 (2010-3956)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47332


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to NSS 3.12.6 The primary feature of NSS 3.12.6 is support for the TLS Renegotiation Indication Extension, RFC 5746.

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.


Update the affected nss package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 47332

File Name: fedora_2010-3956.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nss, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:12

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/03/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3555

BID: 36935

FEDORA: 2010-3956

CWE: 310