SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : sssd (SUSE-SU-2019:0542-1)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 122645

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update for sssd fixes the following issues :

Security vulnerability addresed :

CVE-2019-3811: Fix fallback_homedir returning '/' for empty home directories (bsc#1121759)

Other bug fixes and changes: Install logrotate configuration (bsc#1004220)

Align systemd service file with upstream, run interactive and change service type to notify (bsc#1120852)

Fix sssd not starting in foreground mode (bsc#1125277)

Strip whitespaces in netgroup triples (bsc#1087320)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2019-542=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-542=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1004220

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1087320

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1120852

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1121759

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1125277

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-3811/

http://www.nessus.org/u?a259f816

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 122645

File Name: suse_SU-2019-0542-1.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/03/06

Updated: 2021/01/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.7

Temporal Score: 2

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.2

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libipa_hbac-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libipa_hbac0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libipa_hbac0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libnfsidmap-sss, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libnfsidmap-sss-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libsss_certmap-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libsss_certmap0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libsss_certmap0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libsss_idmap-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libsss_idmap0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libsss_idmap0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libsss_nss_idmap-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libsss_nss_idmap0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libsss_nss_idmap0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libsss_simpleifp-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libsss_simpleifp0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libsss_simpleifp0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python3-ipa_hbac, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python3-ipa_hbac-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python3-sss-murmur, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python3-sss-murmur-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python3-sss_nss_idmap, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python3-sss_nss_idmap-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python3-sssd-config, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python3-sssd-config-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-ad, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-ad-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-dbus, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-dbus-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-ipa, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-ipa-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-krb5, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-krb5-common, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-krb5-common-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-krb5-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-ldap, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-ldap-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-proxy, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-proxy-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-tools-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-wbclient, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-wbclient-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-wbclient-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-winbind-idmap, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:sssd-winbind-idmap-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/03/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/01/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-3811