Scientific Linux Security Update : glusterfs on SL6.x x86_64

High Nessus Plugin ID 118056


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


The glusterfs packages have been upgraded to upstream version 3.12.2, which provides a number of bug fixes over the previous version.

Security Fix(es) :

- glusterfs: Improper deserialization in dict.c:dict_unserialize() can allow attackers to read arbitrary memory (CVE-2018-10911)


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 118056

File Name: sl_20181009_glusterfs_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/11

Modified: 2018/10/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: 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: 2018/10/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10911