Scientific Linux Security Update : python-paramiko on SL6.x (noarch) (20181031)

high 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: High

ID: 118727

File Name: sl_20181031_python_paramiko_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/5/2018

Updated: 4/29/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:python-paramiko, x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/31/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/8/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1000805