openSUSE Security Update : icinga (openSUSE-SU-2013:0169-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- imported upstream version 1.7.4 - bnc#797237

- core: add fix for CVE-2012-6096 - history.cgi remote
command execution (Eric Stanley, Markus Frosch) #3532 -
MF

- core: fix embedded perl segfault #3027 - MF

- core: fix duplicated events on check scheduling logic
for new events (Andreas Ericsson) #2676 #2993 - MF

- core: avoid duplicate events when scheduling forced
host|service check (Imri Zvik) #2993 - MF

- core: get rid of the instame macro usage while logging
alerts and states (Andreas Ericsson) #2665 - MF

- core: revamp the detection of embedded perl usage
directive '# icinga: +epn' (Andreas Ericsson) #2197 - MF

- core: fix whitespaces are not stripped using multiple
templates ('use abc, def, ghi') #2701 - MF

- core: add hint on icinga.cfg package location, and tip
to read Changelog CHANGES on upgrades #2879 - MF

- core: bail out early with config error if resource.cfg
macros contain NULL values #2879 - MF

- core: fix logical bug on icinga.cfg detection on config
read #2879 - MF

- core: fsync() files before fclose() (Andreas Ericsson)
#2948 - MF

- core: remove weird switch() statement when scanning
checkresult queue (Andreas Ericsson) #2950 - MF

- core: fix deleting too old check result files (Andreas
Ericsson) #2951 - MF

- idoutils: fix IDOUtils on PostgreSQL, recreates service
objects in icinga_objects (thx Torsten Fohrer) #3166 -
MF

- idoutils: fix icinga mysql db creation script grants
access to all dbs #2917 - MF

- idoutils: fix ignoring mysql password in
create_mysqldb.sh #2994 - MF

- removed obsolete patches

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-01/msg00060.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=797237

Solution :

Update the affected icinga packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75020 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-6096

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