Fedora 24 : python (2016-9932f852c7)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 92271

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

CVE-2016-5636

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Solution

Update the affected python package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2016-9932f852c7

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 92271

File Name: fedora_2016-9932f852c7.nasl

Version: 2.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/07/15

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:python, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:24

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/07/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/09/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5636