Fedora 25 : tre (2016-0a952a3bc0)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 94990

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This update includes the following fixes :

- fix for CVE-2016-8859

- fix for CVE-2015-3796 (see https://github.com/laurikari/tre/issues/37 and https://bugs.chromium.org/p/project-zero/issues/detail?i d=428)

- fix for parallel installation of multilib packages

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Solution

Update the affected tre package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2016-0a952a3bc0

https://github.com/laurikari/tre/issues/37

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 94990

File Name: fedora_2016-0a952a3bc0.nasl

Version: 3.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/21/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

Temporal Vector: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:tre, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:25

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/19/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/16/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3796, CVE-2016-8859