Scientific Linux Security Update : NetworkManager on SL7.x x86_64

High Nessus Plugin ID 119249

Synopsis

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

Description

Security Fix(es) :

- systemd: Out-of-bounds heap write in systemd-networkd dhcpv6 option handling (CVE-2018-15688)

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?16330420

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 119249

File Name: sl_20181127_NetworkManager_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/11/28

Modified: 2018/12/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

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: 2018/11/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15688