GLSA-201904-17 : Patch: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 124130

Synopsis

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201904-17 (Patch: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Patch. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All Patch users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-devel/patch-2.7.6-r3'

See Also

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201904-17

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 124130

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201904-17.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2019/04/18

Updated: 2019/09/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:patch, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/04/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/02/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1000156, CVE-2018-6951, CVE-2018-6952

GLSA: 201904-17