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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.877366
Category:Fedora Local Security Checks
Title:Fedora: Security Advisory for xar (FEDORA-2020-6490123c7c)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'xar'; package(s) announced via the FEDORA-2020-6490123c7c advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'xar'
package(s) announced via the FEDORA-2020-6490123c7c advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
The XAR project aims to provide an easily extensible archive format. Important
design decisions include an easily extensible XML table of contents for random
access to archived files, storing the toc at the beginning of the archive to
allow for efficient handling of streamed archives, the ability to handle files
of arbitrarily large sizes, the ability to choose independent encodings for
individual files in the archive, the ability to store checksums for individual
files in both compressed and uncompressed form, and the ability to query the
table of content', s rich meta-data.

Affected Software/OS:
'xar' package(s) on Fedora 31.

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:
10.0

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2010-0055
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Mar/msg00001.html
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/WXQ3NRRTC4A3F3GW2RQNATJHYDIRSCBS/
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