openSUSE Security Update : cobbler (openSUSE-2018-952)

High Nessus Plugin ID 112266


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for cobbler fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- Forbid exposure of private methods in the API (CVE-2018-10931, CVE-2018-1000225, bsc#1104287, bsc#1104189, bsc#1105442)

- Check access token when calling 'modify_setting' API endpoint (bsc#1104190, bsc#1105440, CVE-2018-1000226)

Other bugs fixed :

- Do not try to hardlink to a symlink. The result will be a dangling symlink in the general case. (bsc#1097733)

- fix kernel options when generating bootiso (bsc#1101670) This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.


Update the affected cobbler packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 112266

File Name: openSUSE-2018-952.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/09/04

Updated: 2018/10/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cobbler, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cobbler-tests, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cobbler-web, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:koan, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1000225, CVE-2018-1000226, CVE-2018-10931