openSUSE Security Update : slurm (openSUSE-2020-1421)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 140574

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for slurm fixes the following issues :

- Fix Authentication Bypass when Message Aggregation is enabled CVE-2020-12693 This fixes and issue where authentication could be bypassed via an alternate path or channel when message Aggregation was enabled. A race condition allowed a user to launch a process as an arbitrary user. Add:
Fix-Authentication-Bypass-when-Message-Aggregation-is-en abled-CVE-2020-12693.patch (CVE-2020-12693, bsc#1172004).

- Remove unneeded build dependency to postgresql-devel.

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15-SP1:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected slurm packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1172004

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 140574

File Name: openSUSE-2020-1421.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/09/14

Updated: 2020/09/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/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:novell:opensuse:libpmi0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpmi0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libslurm33, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libslurm33-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-slurm, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-slurm-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-auth-none, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-auth-none-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-config, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-config-man, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-cray, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-cray-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-hdf5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-hdf5-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-lua, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-lua-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-munge, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-munge-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-node, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-node-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-openlava, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-pam_slurm, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-pam_slurm-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-plugins, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-plugins-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-seff, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-sjstat, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-slurmdbd, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-slurmdbd-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-sql, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-sql-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-sview, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-sview-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-torque, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-torque-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slurm-webdoc, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.1

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/09/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/05/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-12693