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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.875602
Category:Fedora Local Security Checks
Title:Fedora Update for perl FEDORA-2018-9dbe983805
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'perl'; package(s) announced via the FEDORA-2018-9dbe983805 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'perl'
package(s) announced via the FEDORA-2018-9dbe983805 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
Perl is a high-level programming language with roots in C, sed, awk and shell
scripting. Perl is good at handling processes and files, and is especially
good at handling text. Perl', s hallmarks are practicality and efficiency.
While it is used to do a lot of different things, Perl', s most common
applications are system administration utilities and web programming.

If you need only a specific feature, you can install a specific package
instead. E.g. to handle Perl scripts with /usr/bin/perl interpreter,
install perl-interpreter package. See perl-interpreter description for more
details on the Perl decomposition into packages.

Affected Software/OS:
'perl' package(s) on Fedora 29.

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:
7.5

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-18311
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-18312
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-18313
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-18314
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