Scientific Linux Security Update : python-paramiko on SL6.x (noarch)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118727

Synopsis

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.

Description

Security Fix(es) :

- python-paramiko: Authentication bypass in auth_handler.py (CVE-2018-1000805)

Solution

Update the affected python-paramiko package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?6265b3a1

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118727

File Name: sl_20181031_python_paramiko_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/11/05

Updated: 2019/01/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1000805