openSUSE Security Update : cifs-utils (openSUSE-2020-1579)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 141159
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for cifs-utils fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2020-14342: Fixed a shell command injection vulnerability in mount.cifs (bsc#1174477).

- Fixed an invalid free in mount.cifs; (bsc#1152930).

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

Solution

Update the affected cifs-utils packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1152930

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1174477

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 141159

File Name: openSUSE-2020-1579.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/5/2020

Updated: 10/7/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7

Temporal Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/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:2.3:o:novell:opensuse:15.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:cifs-utils:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:cifs-utils-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:cifs-utils-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:cifs-utils-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:pam_cifscreds:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:pam_cifscreds-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/29/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/9/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-14342