Scientific Linux Security Update : keepalived on SL7.x x86_64 (20190806)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 128225

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

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

Description

Security Fix(es) :

- keepalived: Improper pathname validation allows for overwrite of arbitrary filenames via symlinks (CVE-2018-19044)

Solution

Update the affected keepalived and / or keepalived-debuginfo packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?b8836bd9

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 128225

File Name: sl_20190806_keepalived_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/08/27

Updated: 2020/02/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 3.3

Temporal Score: 2.4

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.7

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:keepalived, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:keepalived-debuginfo, x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/08/06

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/11/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-19044