Photon OS 1.0: Dnsmasq PHSA-2017-0035

High Nessus Plugin ID 121733

Synopsis

The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.

Description

An update of the dnsmasq package has been released.

Solution

Update the affected Linux packages.

See Also

https://github.com/vmware/photon/wiki/Security-Updates-74.md

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 121733

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2017-0035_dnsmasq.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 2019/02/07

Updated: 2019/09/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-14493

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:dnsmasq, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:1.0

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/10/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/10/02

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-14491, CVE-2017-14492, CVE-2017-14493, CVE-2017-14494, CVE-2017-14495, CVE-2017-14496