Scientific Linux Security Update : apr on SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64 (20171129)

low Nessus Plugin ID 104866
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VPR Score: 5.2

Synopsis

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Security Fix(es) :

- An out-of-bounds array dereference was found in apr_time_exp_get(). An attacker could abuse an unvalidated usage of this function to cause a denial of service or potentially lead to data leak.
(CVE-2017-12613)

Solution

Update the affected apr, apr-debuginfo and / or apr-devel packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?4efddc2c

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 104866

File Name: sl_20171129_apr_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/30/2017

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

VPR Score: 5.2

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 3.6

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:apr, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:apr-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:apr-devel, x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 11/29/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/24/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-12613