SUSE SLES11 Security Update : cobbler (SUSE-SU-2018:2550-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 112271

Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update for cobbler fixes the following issues: Security issue
fixed :

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

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended
installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-CLIENT-TOOLS:zypper in -t patch
slesctsp4-cobbler-13758=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS:zypper in -t patch
slesctsp3-cobbler-13758=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1104189

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1104287

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-10931/

http://www.nessus.org/u?aeae42a1

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 112271

File Name: suse_SU-2018-2550-1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/09/04

Modified: 2018/12/01

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:suse_linux:koan, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10931