Fedora 17 : tinc-1.0.21-1.fc17 (2013-7128)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66433


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Wed Apr 24 2013 Fabian Affolter <mail at fabian-affolter.ch> - 1.0.21-1

- Updated to new upstream version 1.0.21

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 tinc package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66433

File Name: fedora_2013-7128.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/05/15

Modified: 2016/05/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:tinc, 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: 2013/05/01

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Tincd Post-Authentication Remote TCP Stack Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1428

BID: 59369

FEDORA: 2013-7128