Fedora 18 : libXfixes-5.0-6.20130524gitc480fe327.fc18 (2013-9147)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 67353
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VPR Score: 5.8

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to latest git to fix the following CVEs: CVE-2013-1983

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 libXfixes package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=959048

http://www.nessus.org/u?3b3b51cf

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 67353

File Name: fedora_2013-9147.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/12/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.8

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libXfixes, 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: 5/25/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1983

BID: 60125

FEDORA: 2013-9147