Fedora 18 : libarchive-3.0.4-4.fc18 (2013-4537)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 65954

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This update fixes CVE-2013-0211 libarchive: read buffer overflow on 64-bit systems

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 libarchive package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=902998

http://www.nessus.org/u?a0daaf2a

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 65954

File Name: fedora_2013-4537.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/04/13

Updated: 2020/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/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:libarchive, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:18

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: 2013/03/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0211

BID: 58926

FEDORA: 2013-4537