Scientific Linux Security Update : NetworkManager on SL7.x x86_64 (20181127)

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?d89b1b6c

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 119249

File Name: sl_20181127_NetworkManager_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/28/2018

Updated: 2/2/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-15688

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:A/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:NetworkManager, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-adsl, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-bluetooth, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-config-server, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-dispatcher-routing-rules, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-glib, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-glib-devel, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-libnm, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-libnm-devel, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-ovs, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-ppp, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-team, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-tui, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-wifi, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:NetworkManager-wwan, 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: 11/27/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/26/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15688