Fedora 22 : libssh-0.7.3-1.fc22 (2016-dc9e8da03c)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 89890

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?86035216

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 89890

File Name: fedora_2016-dc9e8da03c.nasl

Version: 2.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/14/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

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:22

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/13/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-0739