Fedora 21 : nss-3.17.1-1.fc21 / nss-softokn-3.17.1-2.fc21 / nss-util-3.17.1-1.fc21 (2014-11632)

high Nessus Plugin ID 77944
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VPR Score: 5.8

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

https://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-73.html

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 nss, nss-softokn and / or nss-util packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1146309

http://www.nessus.org/u?b86b7286

http://www.nessus.org/u?b897aaaf

http://www.nessus.org/u?cf11fd84

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2014-73/

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 77944

File Name: fedora_2014-11632.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/29/2014

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.8

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nss, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nss-softokn, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nss-util, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:21

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: 9/27/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1568

BID: 70116