CentOS 7 : file (CESA-2020:1022)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 135319
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Synopsis

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

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 7 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the RHSA-2020:1022 advisory.

- file: out-of-bounds read via a crafted ELF file (CVE-2018-10360)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the affected file packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?aa447a1c

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 135319

File Name: centos_RHSA-2020-1022.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/10/2020

Updated: 6/5/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-10360

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:file, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:file-devel, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:file-libs, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:file-static, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:python-magic, cpe:/o:centos:centos:7

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/8/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/11/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10360

RHSA: 2020:1022