Ubuntu 7.04 : redhat-cluster-suite vulnerability (USN-476-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

Fabio Massimo Di Nitto discovered that cman did not correctly validate
the size of client messages. A local user could send a specially
crafted message and execute arbitrary code with cluster manager
privileges or crash the manager, leading to a denial of service.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 28077 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3374