EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : subscription-manager python-rhsm (EulerOS-SA-2016-1069)

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Synopsis :

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description :

According to the version of the subscription-manager python-rhsm
packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is
affected by the following vulnerability :

- It was found that subscription-manager set weak
permissions on files in /var/lib/rhsm/, causing an
information disclosure. A local, unprivileged user
could use this flaw to access sensitive data that could
potentially be used in a social engineering
attack.(CVE-2016-4455)

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

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?0bf10a01

Solution :

Update the affected subscription-manager
python-rhsm package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99831 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-4455

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