GLSA-202011-13 : Salt: Multiple vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 142850
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Synopsis

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-202011-13 (Salt: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Salt. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All Salt users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-admin/salt-3000.5'

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?f2a5e02b

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202011-13

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 142850

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-202011-13.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 11/12/2020

Updated: 11/20/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-25592

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:gentoo:linux:salt, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/11/2020

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

GLSA: 202011-13