Scientific Linux Security Update : flatpak on SL7.x x86_64 (20180925)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117786


The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Security Fix(es) :

- flatpak: sandbox escape in D-Bus filtering by a crafted authentication handshake (CVE-2018-6560)


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117786

File Name: sl_20180925_flatpak_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/09/27

Updated: 2020/02/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:flatpak, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:flatpak-builder, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:flatpak-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:flatpak-devel, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:flatpak-libs, x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/02/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-6560