Fedora 24 : NetworkManager-fortisslvpn-1.2.0-0.4.beta3.fc24 / etc (2016-cd218eef79)

High Nessus Plugin ID 90332

New! Vulnerability Priority Rating (VPR)

Tenable calculates a dynamic VPR for every vulnerability. VPR combines vulnerability information with threat intelligence and machine learning algorithms to predict which vulnerabilities are most likely to be exploited in attacks. Read more about what VPR is and how it's different from CVSS.

VPR Score: 5.2

Synopsis

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

Description

Update to NetworkManager 1.2-beta3. Upstream release announcement:
https://mail.gnome.org/archives/networkmanager-list/2016-March/msg0016 4.html

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 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=756418

http://www.nessus.org/u?ef0aa1d6

http://www.nessus.org/u?be9bf64b

http://www.nessus.org/u?e2236ed4

http://www.nessus.org/u?e3a6233e

http://www.nessus.org/u?d1703ee9

http://www.nessus.org/u?5c3a26ac

http://www.nessus.org/u?dd76fb6a

http://www.nessus.org/u?6aec5022

http://www.nessus.org/u?164f665c

http://www.nessus.org/u?5127be46

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 90332

File Name: fedora_2016-cd218eef79.nasl

Version: 2.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/04/05

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.2

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:NetworkManager, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:NetworkManager-fortisslvpn, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:NetworkManager-libreswan, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:NetworkManager-openconnect, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:NetworkManager-openvpn, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:NetworkManager-pptp, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:NetworkManager-strongswan, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:NetworkManager-vpnc, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:network-manager-applet, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:24

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/04/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-7246