Fedora 17 : bzr-2.5.1-11.fc17 (2013-9628)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 67371


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Fixes CVE-2013-2099, maliciously crafted SSL certificate can cause a denial of service.

- Builds the C extensions from the Cython source instead of the pregenerated C files.

- Build without strict-aliasing on Fedora versions which have a bug in the python distutils module.

- Install the localization files

- (F17-only) Update from upstream 2.5.0 to 2.5.1

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 bzr package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 67371

File Name: fedora_2013-9628.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/12

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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:bzr, 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: 2013/05/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2099

BID: 59877, 60197

FEDORA: 2013-9628