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

high Nessus Plugin ID 110578


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


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.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 110578

File Name: freebsd_pkg_3a66cb69716f11e8be543085a9a47796.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 6/18/2018

Updated: 11/10/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:freebsd:freebsd:slurm-wlm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Patch Publication Date: 6/16/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/30/2018