RHEL 7 : kernel (RHSA-2020:2289)

high Nessus Plugin ID 137060
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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 7 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2020:2289 advisory.

- kernel: double free may be caused by the function allocate_trace_buffer in the file kernel/trace/trace.c (CVE-2017-18595)

- kernel: Heap overflow in mwifiex_uap_parse_tail_ies function in drivers/net/wireless/marvell/mwifiex/ie.c (CVE-2019-10126)

- kernel: use-after-free in __blk_add_trace in kernel/trace/blktrace.c (CVE-2019-19768)

- kernel: Heap overflow in mwifiex_update_bss_desc_with_ie function in marvell/mwifiex/scan.c (CVE-2019-3846)

- Kernel: NetLabel: null pointer dereference while receiving CIPSO packet with null category may cause kernel panic (CVE-2020-10711)

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 packages.

See Also

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/122.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/416.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/476.html

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-18595

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-3846

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-10126

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19768

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-10711

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2289

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1713059

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1716992

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1758671

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1786164

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1825116

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 137060

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2020-2289.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/3/2020

Updated: 11/18/2020

Dependencies: 122878, 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-3846

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 8.3

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_aus:7.6, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_aus:7.6::computenode, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_aus:7.6::server, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_e4s:7.6, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_e4s:7.6::computenode, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_e4s:7.6::server, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_eus:7.6, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_eus:7.6::computenode, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_eus:7.6::server, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_tus:7.6, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_tus:7.6::computenode, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_tus:7.6::server, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bpftool, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-abi-whitelists, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-bootwrapper, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-debug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-debug-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-headers, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-kdump, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-kdump-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-tools, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-tools-libs, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-tools-libs-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:perf, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:python-perf

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

Exploit Available: undefined

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/26/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/30/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-18595, CVE-2019-3846, CVE-2019-10126, CVE-2019-19768, CVE-2020-10711

BID: 108521, 108817

CWE: 122, 416, 476