Oracle Linux 7 : flatpak (ELSA-2019-1024)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 125108

Synopsis

The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

From Red Hat Security Advisory 2019:1024 :

An update for flatpak is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.

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

Flatpak is a system for building, distributing, and running sandboxed desktop applications on Linux.

Security Fix(es) :

* flatpak: Sandbox bypass via IOCSTI (incomplete fix for CVE-2017-5226) (CVE-2019-10063)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Solution

Update the affected flatpak packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2019-May/008704.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 125108

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2019-1024.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/05/15

Updated: 2019/05/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:flatpak, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:flatpak-builder, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:flatpak-devel, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:flatpak-libs, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:7

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/05/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/03/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-10063

RHSA: 2019:1024