CentOS 6 : kernel (CESA-2020:4182)

high Nessus Plugin ID 142651

Synopsis

The remote CentOS Linux host is missing a security update.

Description

The remote CentOS Linux 6 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the CESA-2020:4182 advisory.

- kernel: Count overflow in FUSE request leading to use-after-free issues. (CVE-2019-11487)

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

http://www.nessus.org/u?1ea720bb

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

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 142651

File Name: centos_RHSA-2020-4182.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/9/2020

Updated: 2/9/2024

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-11487

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7

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:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:kernel-headers, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:python-perf, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:kernel-debug-devel, cpe:/o:centos:centos:6, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:kernel, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:kernel-debug, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:kernel-devel, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:perf, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:kernel-firmware, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:kernel-abi-whitelists

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/9/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/23/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11487

BID: 108054

CWE: 416

RHSA: 2020:4182