Fedora 14 : opensc-0.11.13-6.fc14 (2010-19192)

High Nessus Plugin ID 51408


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fixes CVE-2010-4523 - buffer overflow when some kinds of specially crafted rogue smart cards are used.

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 opensc package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 51408

File Name: fedora_2010-19192.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/01/04

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:opensc, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:14

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: 2010/12/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4523

BID: 45435

FEDORA: 2010-19192