Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : tor (MDVSA-2015:189)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 82560


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.


Updated tor packages fix security vulnerabilities :

The tor package has been updated to version, which fixes possible crashes that may be remotely trigger-able, which would result in a denial of service, and also fixes a few other bugs. See the release announcement for details.


Update the affected tor package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 82560

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2015-189.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/04/03

Modified: 2015/04/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:tor, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/04/01

Reference Information

BID: 73304, 73347

MDVSA: 2015:189