Fedora 17 : ca-certificates-2012.87-1.fc17 (2013-0231)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 65230


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Blacklist mis-issued TurkTrust CA certificates. This update includes the latest updates to the root Certificate Authority list from Mozilla.

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 ca-certificates package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 65230

File Name: fedora_2013-0231.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/03/13

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ca-certificates, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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: 2013/01/05

Reference Information

BID: 57258

FEDORA: 2013-0231