Fedora 21 : e2fsprogs-1.42.12-1.fc21 (2015-1840)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 81221
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VPR Score: 5.3

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

New upstream release Security fix for CVE-2015-0247

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Solution

Update the affected e2fsprogs package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1187032

http://www.nessus.org/u?510c0ddf

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81221

File Name: fedora_2015-1840.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/9/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.3

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:e2fsprogs, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:21

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

Patch Publication Date: 2/7/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0247

FEDORA: 2015-1840