Fedora 23 : libssh-0.7.3-1.fc23 (2016-d9f950c779)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 89621

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Fix CVE-2016-0739

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 libssh package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1311259

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1311332

http://www.nessus.org/u?04159b2a

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 89621

File Name: fedora_2016-d9f950c779.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/03/04

Updated: 2016/10/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libssh, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:23

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-0739