Fedora 22 : nss-3.19.1-1.0.fc22 / nss-softokn-3.19.1-1.0.fc22 / nss-util-3.19.1-1.0.fc22 (2015-9048) (Logjam)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 83962
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VPR Score: 2.2


The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.


Security fix for CVE-2015-4000

Update to the upstream NSS 3.19.1 release, which includes a fix for the recently published logjam attack.

The previous 3.19 release made several notable changes related to the TLS protocol, one of them was to disable the SSL 3 protocol by default.

For the full list of changes in the 3.19 and 3.19.1 releases, please refer to the upstream release notes documents :

https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Projects/NSS/NSS_3.19 .1_release_notes


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 nss, nss-softokn and / or nss-util packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 83962

File Name: fedora_2015-9048.nasl

Version: 2.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/3/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 2.2

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 3.7

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nss, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nss-softokn, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nss-util, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:22

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

Patch Publication Date: 5/30/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-4000

FEDORA: 2015-9048