Fedora 24 : mingw-libarchive / mingw-xz (2016-472cdecb18)

high Nessus Plugin ID 92988

Synopsis

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

Description

Jun 20, 2016: libarchive 3.2.1 released

This fixes a handful of security and other critical issues with 3.2.0

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected mingw-libarchive and / or mingw-xz packages.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2016-472cdecb18

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 92988

File Name: fedora_2016-472cdecb18.nasl

Version: 2.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/17/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mingw-libarchive, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mingw-xz, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:24

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/16/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/21/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6250