Scientific Linux Security Update : curl and nss-pem on SL7.x x86_64 (20181030)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 119180

Synopsis

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

Description

Security Fix(es) :

- curl: HTTP authentication leak in redirects (CVE-2018-1000007)

- curl: FTP path trickery leads to NIL byte out of bounds write (CVE-2018-1000120)

- curl: RTSP RTP buffer over-read (CVE-2018-1000122)

- curl: Out-of-bounds heap read when missing RTSP headers allows information leak of denial of service (CVE-2018-1000301)

- curl: LDAP NULL pointer dereference (CVE-2018-1000121)

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?c1347c6c

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 119180

File Name: sl_20181030_curl_and_nss_pem_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/27/2018

Updated: 7/1/2020

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/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:curl, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:curl-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:libcurl, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:libcurl-devel, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:nss-pem, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:nss-pem-debuginfo, 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: 10/30/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/24/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1000007, CVE-2018-1000120, CVE-2018-1000121, CVE-2018-1000122, CVE-2018-1000301