RHEL 8 : targetcli (RHSA-2020:1933)

High Nessus Plugin ID 136065

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VPR Score: 6.7


The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.


The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 8 host has a package installed that is affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the RHSA-2020:1933 advisory.

- targetcli: world writable /var/run/targetclid.sock allows unprivileged user to execute commands (CVE-2020-10699)

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


Update the affected targetcli package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 136065

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2020-1933.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/04/29

Updated: 2020/11/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-10699

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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: cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:8, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_aus:8.2, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_e4s:8.2, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_eus:8.2, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_eus:8.4, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_tus:8.2, cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:8::appstream, cpe:/a:redhat:rhel_aus:8.2::appstream, cpe:/a:redhat:rhel_e4s:8.2::appstream, cpe:/a:redhat:rhel_eus:8.2::appstream, cpe:/a:redhat:rhel_eus:8.4::appstream, cpe:/a:redhat:rhel_tus:8.2::appstream, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:targetcli

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/04/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/04/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-10699

RHSA: 2020:1933

CWE: 284