GLSA-201507-01 : chrony: Multiple vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201507-01
(chrony: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in chrony. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker can cause arbitrary remote code execution or Denial of
service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201507-01

Solution :

All chrony users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/chrony-1.31.1'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84531 ()

Bugtraq ID: 73948
73955
73956

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1821
CVE-2015-1822
CVE-2015-1853

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