Fedora 16 : libtasn1-2.12-1.fc16 (2012-4342)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 58627
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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

New upstream package with minor improvements and security fix.

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Solution

Update the affected libtasn1 package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=804920

http://www.nessus.org/u?78979cde

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 58627

File Name: fedora_2012-4342.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/9/2012

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libtasn1, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:16

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: 3/21/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1569

BID: 52668

FEDORA: 2012-4342