Fedora 20 : patch-2.7.5-1.fc20 (2015-1165)

High Nessus Plugin ID 82596

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fixes for CVE-2014-9637, CVE-2015-1196, and an infinite loop with a crafted diff.

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 patch package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1184490

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1185262

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1188578

http://www.nessus.org/u?eefb286a

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82596

File Name: fedora_2015-1165.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/04/07

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/01/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9637, CVE-2015-1395

FEDORA: 2015-1165