Fedora 17 : gnutls-2.12.23-1.fc17 / libtasn1-2.14-1.fc17 (2013-2984)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 65234
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The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.


Minor security and bugfix update from upstream.

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Update the affected gnutls and / or libtasn1 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 65234

File Name: fedora_2013-2984.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/13/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.2


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gnutls, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libtasn1, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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-2013-1619

BID: 57736

FEDORA: 2013-2984