Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.10 : munin vulnerabilities (USN-2090-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Christoph Biedl discovered that Munin incorrectly handled certain
multigraph data. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause Munin
to consume resources, resulting in a denial of service.
(CVE-2013-6048)

Christoph Biedl discovered that Munin incorrectly handled certain
multigraph service names. A remote attacker could use this issue to
cause Munin to stop data collection, resulting in a denial of service.
(CVE-2013-6359).

Solution :

Update the affected munin package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72164 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64188
64189

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6048
CVE-2013-6359