Fedora 20 : file-5.19-1.fc20 (2014-7992)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 76377

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security update to new File version 5.19 fixing 8 CVEs found in previous two months.

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 file package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1091842

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1098193

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1098222

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1104858

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1104863

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1104869

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1107544

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=805197

http://www.nessus.org/u?9764a3fc

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 76377

File Name: fedora_2014-7992.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/07/06

Updated: 2018/12/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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: 2014/07/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1571, CVE-2013-7345, CVE-2014-0207, CVE-2014-0237, CVE-2014-3478, CVE-2014-3479, CVE-2014-3480, CVE-2014-3487, CVE-2014-3538

BID: 52225, 66406, 67759, 68120, 68238, 68239, 68241, 68243, 68348

FEDORA: 2014-7992