Scientific Linux Security Update : sssd and ding-libs on SL6.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110892
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThe ding-libs packages contain a set of libraries used by the System Security Services Daemon (SSSD) as well as other projects, and provide functions to manipulate file system path names (libpath_utils), a hash table to manage storage and access time properties (libdhash), a data type to collect data in a hierarchical structure (libcollection), a dynamically growing, reference-counted array (libref_array), and a library to process configuration files in initialization format (INI) into a library collection data structure (libini_config).
Security Fix(es) :
- sssd: unsanitized input when searching in local cache database (CVE-2017-12173)
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.