Fedora 20 : bash-4.2.51-2.fc20 (2014-12202)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 78058


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Swapping Florian's unofficial patches for those released by bash upstream.

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 bash package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 78058

File Name: fedora_2014-12202.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/10/06

Updated: 2020/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:bash, 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: 2014/10/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-7169

BID: 70137

FEDORA: 2014-12202

IAVA: 2014-A-0142