Scientific Linux Security Update : libosinfo on SL7.x x86_64 (20200407)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 135815


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


* Libosinfo: osinfo-install-script option leaks password via command line argument


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 135815

File Name: sl_20200407_libosinfo_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/04/21

Updated: 2020/04/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:libosinfo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:libosinfo-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:libosinfo-devel, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:libosinfo-vala, 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: 2020/04/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/07/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-13313