Fedora 25 : freeipa (2016-ca1d1e1dc1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 95947


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Rebase to upstream 4.4.3: http://www.freeipa.org/page/Releases/4.4.3


- Fixes 1395311 - CVE-2016-9575 ipa: Insufficient permission check in certprofile-mod

- Fixes 1370493 - CVE-2016-7030 ipa: DoS attack against kerberized services by abusing password policy

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 freeipa package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 95947

File Name: fedora_2016-ca1d1e1dc1.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/12/20

Updated: 2019/09/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/08/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7030, CVE-2016-9575