Fedora 16 : libotr-3.2.1-1.fc16 (2012-11934)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 61668


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Updated to 3.2.1, updates patch for rhbz#846377, CVE-2012-3461 Patch for multiple heap-based buffer overflows in the Base64

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Update the affected libotr package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 61668

File Name: fedora_2012-11934.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/08/27

Modified: 2016/05/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/08/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3461

BID: 54907

FEDORA: 2012-11934