Debian DSA-4841-1 : slurm-llnl - security update

medium Nessus Plugin ID 145523
New! Vulnerability Priority Rating (VPR)

Tenable calculates a dynamic VPR for every vulnerability. VPR combines vulnerability information with threat intelligence and machine learning algorithms to predict which vulnerabilities are most likely to be exploited in attacks. Read more about what VPR is and how it is different from CVSS.

VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Multiple security issues were discovered in the Simple Linux Utility for Resource Management (SLURM), a cluster resource management and job scheduling system, which could result in denial of service, information disclosure or privilege escalation.

Solution

Upgrade the slurm-llnl packages.

For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in version 18.08.5.2-1+deb10u2.

See Also

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/source-package/slurm-llnl

https://packages.debian.org/source/buster/slurm-llnl

https://www.debian.org/security/2021/dsa-4841

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 145523

File Name: debian_DSA-4841.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/28/2021

Updated: 2/1/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:slurm-llnl, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:10.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/27/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/13/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-19728, CVE-2020-12693, CVE-2020-27745, CVE-2020-27746

DSA: 4841