RHEL 6 : rubygem-openshift-origin-node (RHSA-2014:0762)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 119354

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.

Description

An updated rubygem-openshift-origin-node package that fixes one security issue is now available for Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 1.2.8.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Critical 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 rubygem-openshift-origin-node package provides basic OpenShift node functionality.

A command injection flaw was found in rubygem-openshift-origin-node. A remote, authenticated user permitted to install cartridges via the web interface could use this flaw to execute arbitrary code with root privileges on the Red Hat OpenShift node server. (CVE-2014-3496)

This issue was discovered by Jeremy Choi of the Red Hat HSS Pen-test Team.

All rubygem-openshift-origin-node users are advised to upgrade to this updated package, which contains a backported patch to correct this issue.

Solution

Update the affected rubygem-openshift-origin-node package.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014:0762

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-3496

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 119354

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2014-0762.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/12/04

Modified: 2018/12/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:rubygem-openshift-origin-node, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/06/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3496

BID: 68105

RHSA: 2014:0762