RHEL 6 : openshift-origin-broker-util (RHSA-2014:0460)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 119350


The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.


An updated openshift-origin-broker-util package that fixes one
security issue is now available for Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having
Important security impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System
(CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is
available from the CVE link in the References section.

The openshift-origin-broker-util package provides utility scripts for
the OpenShift Broker service, which manages all user logins, DNS name
resolution, application states, and general orchestration of the

It was discovered that the mcollective client.cfg configuration file
was world-readable by default. A malicious, local user on a host with
the OpenShift Broker installed could read sensitive information
regarding the mcollective installation, including mcollective
authentication credentials. A malicious user able to obtain said
credentials would potentially have full control over all OpenShift
nodes managed via mcollective. (CVE-2014-0164)

This issue was discovered by Jeremy Choi of the Red Hat Quality
Engineering Group.

All openshift-origin-broker-util users are advised to upgrade to this
updated package, which corrects this issue.


Update the affected openshift-origin-broker-util package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 119350

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2014-0460.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/12/04

Modified: 2019/02/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:openshift-origin-broker-util, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/05/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/05/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0164

BID: 67268

RHSA: 2014:0460