Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : torque (MDVSA-2013:252)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Updated torque package fixes security vulnerability :

A non-priviledged user who was able to run jobs or login to a node
which ran pbs_server or pbs_mom, could submit arbitrary jobs to a
pbs_mom daemon to queue and run the job, which would run as root
(CVE-2013-4319).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2013-0308.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70519 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62273

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4319

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