Fedora: Security Advisory for transfig (FEDORA-2020-5d0f0593ae)

Published: 2020-01-27 09:23:44
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'transfig' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the FEDORA-2020-5d0f0593ae advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The transfig utility creates a makefile which translates FIG (created by xfig) or PIC figures into a specified LaTeX graphics language (for example, PostScript(TM)). Transfig is used to create TeX documents which are portable (i.e., they can be printed in a wide variety of environments). Install transfig if you need a utility for translating FIG or PIC figures into certain graphics languages.

Affected Versions:
'transfig' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Fedora 31.

Recommendations:
Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-19746
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-19797

References:

https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce%40lists.fedoraproject.org/message/545H6XMXFAZY2G2TYYOCAMBHJU6LM3S3

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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