Scientific Linux Security Update : systemd on SL7.x x86_64

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106554


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


Security Fix(es) :

- A race condition was found in systemd. This could result in automount requests not being serviced and processes using them could hang, causing denial of service.


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 106554

File Name: sl_20180131_systemd_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 3.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/02/01

Modified: 2018/03/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: 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: 2018/01/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1049