Scientific Linux Security Update : systemd on SL7.x x86_64

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106554

Synopsis

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

Description

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.
(CVE-2018-1049)

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?8f78f8dd

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 106554

File Name: sl_20180131_systemd_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/02/01

Modified: 2018/03/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.9

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

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