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

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Security Fix(es) :

- An insufficient permission check issue was found in the
way IPA server treats certificate revocation requests.
An attacker logged in with the 'retrieve certificate'
permission enabled could use this flaw to revoke
certificates, possibly triggering a denial of service
attack. (CVE-2016-5404)

This issue was discovered by Fraser Tweedale (Red Hat).

For SL7.0 and SL7.1 only, this includes updated packages for sssd,
mod_auth_gssapi, and slapi-nis to satisfy dependencies.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93340 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5404

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