Fedora 7 : cacti-0.8.7b-1.fc7 (2008-1737)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- XSS vulnerabilities * Path disclosure vulnerabilities *
SQL injection vulnerabilities * HTTP response splitting
vulnerabilities bug#0000855: Unnecessary (and faulty)
DEF generation for CF:AVERAGE bug#0001083: Small visual
fix for Cacti in 'View Cacti Log File' bug#0001089:
Graph xport modification to increase default rows output
bug#0001091: Poller incorrectly identifies unique hosts
bug#0001093: CLI Scripts bring MySQL down on large
installations bug#0001094: Filtering broken on Data
Sources page bug#0001103: Fix looping poller recache
events bug#0001107: ss_fping.php 100% 'Pkt Loss' does
not work properly bug#0001114: Graphs with no template
and/or no host cause filtering errors on Graph
Management page bug#0001115: View Poller Cache does not
show Data Sources that have no host bug#0001118: Graph
Generation fails if e.g. ifDescr contains some blanks
bug#0001132: TCP/UDP ping port ignored bug#0001133:
Downed Device Detection: None leads to database errors
bug#0001134: update_host_status handles
ping_availability incorrectly bug#0001143: 'U' not
allowed as min/max RRD value bug#0001158: Deleted user
causes error on user log viewer bug#0001161: Re-assign
duplicate radio button IDs bug#0001164: Add HTML title
attributes for certain pages bug#0001168:
ALL_DATA_SOURCES_NODUPS includes DUPs?
SIMILAR_DATA_SOURCES_DUPS is available again bug: Cacti
does not guarentee RRA consolidation functions exist in
RRA's bug: Alert on changing logarithmic scaling removed
bug: add_hosts.php did not accept privacy protocol
security: Fix several security vulnerabilities feature:
show basic RRDtool graph options on Graph Template edit
feature: Add additional logging to Graph Xport feature:
Add rows dropdown to devices, graphs and data sources
feature: Add device_id and event count to devices
feature: Add ids to devices, graphs and data sources
pages feature: Add database repair utility

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=432758
http://www.nessus.org/u?d8a6a647

Solution :

Update the affected cacti package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31107 (fedora_2008-1737.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 27749

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0783
CVE-2008-0784
CVE-2008-0785
CVE-2008-0786

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