Fedora 25 : dpkg (2016-0918477a60)

High Nessus Plugin ID 95542


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


New upstream vesion, 1.17.27, Security fix for CVE-2015-0860

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.


Update the affected dpkg package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 95542

File Name: fedora_2016-0918477a60.nasl

Version: Revision: 2.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/12/06

Updated: 2016/12/06

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0860