openSUSE Security Update : cacti / cacti-spine (openSUSE-2017-999)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 102969


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for cacti and cacti-spine fixes security issues and bugs.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2017-12927: Cross-site scripting vulnerability in methodparameter (bsc#1054390)

- CVE-2017-12978:Cross-site scripting vulnerability via the title field (bsc#1054742) It also contains all upstream bug fixes and improvements in the 1.1.18 release :

- Sort devices by polling time to allow long running d

- Allow user to hide Graphs from disabled Devices

- Create a separate Realm for Realtime Graphs

- Fix various JavaScript errors

- updated translations

- Can now export Device table results to CSV

- Allow Log Rotation to be other than Daily, and other log rotation improvements


Update the affected cacti / cacti-spine packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 102969

File Name: openSUSE-2017-999.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/09/06

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N


Base Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cacti, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cacti-spine, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cacti-spine-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cacti-spine-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2017/09/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-12927, CVE-2017-12978