Scientific Linux Security Update : glusterfs on SL6.x x86_64

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118056

Synopsis

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

Description

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)

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?cf9589da

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118056

File Name: sl_20181009_glusterfs_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/11

Modified: 2018/11/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

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