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: Revision: 2.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/08/17

Updated: 2016/10/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

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: 2016/08/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6250