Fedora 20 : pwgen-2.07-1.fc20 (2014-16368)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79937


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to 2.07 (bug 1159526) fixes :

- CVE-2013-4440 (bug 1020222, 1020223)

- CVE-2013-4442 (bug 1020259, 1020261)

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 pwgen package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79937

File Name: fedora_2014-16368.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/12/15

Updated: 2020/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2014/12/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4440, CVE-2013-4442

FEDORA: 2014-16368