Fedora 22 : libuser-0.62-1.fc22 (2015-12301)

High Nessus Plugin ID 85134


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Security fix for CVE-2015-3245, CVE-2015-3246

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 libuser package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85134

File Name: fedora_2015-12301.nasl

Version: 2.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/07/31

Updated: 2018/05/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/29

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Libuser roothelper Privilege Escalation)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3245, CVE-2015-3246

FEDORA: 2015-12301

IAVA: 2015-A-0179