Scientific Linux Security Update : setroubleshoot on SL5.x, SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

It was found that setroubleshoot did not sanitize file names supplied
in a shell command look-up for RPMs associated with access violation
reports. An attacker could use this flaw to escalate their privileges
on the system by supplying a specially crafted file to the underlying
shell command. (CVE-2015-1815)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ecfe0c2f

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82294 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1815

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