Fedora 32 : salt (2020-f9fa7892f2)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 142519

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to CVE release 3001.3-1 for Python3 Includes fixes for CVE-2020-16846, CVE-2020-17490, CVE-2020-25592

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Solution

Update the affected salt package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2020-f9fa7892f2

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 142519

File Name: fedora_2020-f9fa7892f2.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/6/2020

Updated: 3/12/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:salt, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:32

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/6/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/6/2020

Exploitable With

Metasploit (SaltStack Salt REST API Arbitrary Command Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-16846, CVE-2020-17490, CVE-2020-25592

FEDORA: 2020-f9fa7892f2

IAVA: 2020-A-0195-S