RHEL 7 : ostree (RHSA-2017:0444)

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Synopsis :

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Updated ostree and rpm-ostree packages are now available for Red Hat
Enterprise Linux Atomic Host 7.

OSTree is a tool for managing bootable, immutable, versioned
filesystem trees.

The rpm-ostree tool binds together the RPM packaging model with the
OSTree model of bootable file system trees. It provides commands which
can be used both on client systems as well as server-side composes.

Security Fix(es) :

* CVE-2017-2623

The ostree and rpm-ostree packages have been upgraded to upstream
versions 2017.1-5 and 2017.1-6 respectively, which provide a number of
bug fixes and enhancements over the previous versions. (BZ#1416089)

Users of Red Hat Enterprise Linux Atomic Host are advised to upgrade
to these updated packages, which fixes these bugs and adds these
enhancements.

See also :

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0444.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2017-2623.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.2
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:ND/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97548 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-2623

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