Fedora 18 : nspr-4.9.5-2.fc18 / nss-3.14.3-1.fc18 / nss-softokn-3.14.3-1.fc18 / etc (2013-2929)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 64941

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Update nss to nss-3.14.3

This is a patch release to address CVE-2013-1620.

Detailed descriptions of the bugs fixes on nss-3.14.3 can be found in the upstream release notes at https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/NSS/NSS_3.14.3_release_notes

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 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=896651

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=908257

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=909775

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=909781

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=909782

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=910584

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=912483

http://www.nessus.org/u?5c94a8bf

http://www.nessus.org/u?38bf961f

http://www.nessus.org/u?548ae4d6

http://www.nessus.org/u?59c660a1

http://www.nessus.org/u?e140fd31

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64941

File Name: fedora_2013-2929.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/1/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: 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: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nspr, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nss, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nss-softokn, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nss-util, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:18

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/24/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1620

BID: 57777

FEDORA: 2013-2929