Fedora 19 : libXvMC-1.0.8-1.fc19 (2013-12593)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 68972


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to 1.0.8, fixes potential strncpy overflow Update to latest git to fix the following CVEs: CVE-2013-1999 CVE-2013-1990

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 libXvMC package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 68972

File Name: fedora_2013-12593.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/19

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libXvMC, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:19

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: 2013/07/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1990, CVE-2013-1999

BID: 60136, 60144

FEDORA: 2013-12593