Fedora 22 : arj-3.10.22-22.fc22 (2015-5524)

High Nessus Plugin ID 82962


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Added patch from Debian to avoid free on invalid pointer due to a buffer overflow (#1196751, #1207180)

- Added patch from Debian for symlink directory traversal (#1178824)

- Added patch from Debian to fix the directory traversal via //multiple/leading/slash (#1178824)

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 arj package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82962

File Name: fedora_2015-5524.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/04/22

Updated: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:arj, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:22

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/04/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0556, CVE-2015-0557, CVE-2015-2782

FEDORA: 2015-5524