Fedora 18 : nspr-4.10.2-1.fc18 (2013-23139)

High Nessus Plugin ID 71385

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to nspr-4.10.2 to address CVE-2013-5607 nspr: Avoid unsigned integer wrapping in PL_ArenaAllocate (MFSA 2013-103)

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 nspr package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1031461

http://www.nessus.org/u?c3fa1ff9

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 71385

File Name: fedora_2013-23139.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/12/13

Updated: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/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:nspr, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:18

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: 2013/12/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-5607

BID: 63802

FEDORA: 2013-23139