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

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

Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

All server platforms

* Fix for CVE-2015-3282: vos leaks stack data onto the wire in the
clear when creating vldb entries

* Workaround for CVE-2015-3283: bos commands can be spoofed,
including some which alter server state

* Disabled searching the VLDB by volume name regular
expression to avoid possible buffer overruns in the volume
location server

All client platforms

* Fix for CVE-2015-3284: pioctls leak kernel memory

* Fix for CVE-2015-3285: kernel pioctl support for OSD
command passing can trigger a panic

After installing the update, you must restart your AFS connections and
AFS services.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85150 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3282

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