FreeBSD : slurm -- insecure handling of user_name and gid fields (3a66cb69-716f-11e8-be54-3085a9a47796)

High Nessus Plugin ID 110578

Synopsis

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description

SchedMD reports : Insecure handling of user_name and gid fields (CVE-2018-10995) While fixes are only available for the supported 17.02 and 17.11 releases, it is believed that similar vulnerabilities do affect past versions as well. The only resolution is to upgrade Slurm to a fixed release.

Solution

Update the affected package.

See Also

https://lists.schedmd.com/pipermail/slurm-announce/2018/000008.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?94e1b801

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 110578

File Name: freebsd_pkg_3a66cb69716f11e8be543085a9a47796.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/06/18

Modified: 2018/06/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:slurm-wlm, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/05/30