Fedora 20 : glibc-2.18-9.fc20 (2013-17423)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 70158

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Existing statically linked applications must be rebuilt to fix CVE-2013-4788.

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 glibc package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1007545

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=985625

http://www.nessus.org/u?8cb1f021

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 70158

File Name: fedora_2013-17423.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/09/27

Updated: 2020/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:glibc, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:20

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: 2013/09/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4332, CVE-2013-4788

BID: 61183, 62324

FEDORA: 2013-17423