Virtuozzo 6 : parallels-server-bm-release / pfcache / ploop / etc (VZA-2017-003)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Virtuozzo host is missing a security update.

Description :

According to the version of the parallels-server-bm-release / pfcache
/ ploop / etc packages installed, the Virtuozzo installation on the
remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :

- A vulnerability within vzpkg could allow a malicious
user to perform a basic symlink attack resulting in
files being moved outside of the container and onto the
host file system. The issue only affected containers
based on CentOS 5.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Virtuozzo security advisory.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as
possible without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://help.virtuozzo.com/customer/portal/articles/2725489

Solution :

Update the affected parallels-server-bm-release / pfcache / ploop / etc package.

Risk factor :

Medium

Family: Virtuozzo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97975 ()

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