Amazon Linux AMI : munin (ALAS-2012-130)

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Synopsis :

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description :

Munin before 2.0.6 stores plugin state files that run as root in the
same group-writable directory as non-root plugins, which allows local
users to execute arbitrary code by replacing a state file, as
demonstrated using the smart_ plugin.

See also :

Solution :

Run 'yum update munin' to update your system.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69620 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3512