RHEL 8 : rhvm-appliance (RHSA-2021:0988)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 148122
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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 8 host has a package installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2021:0988 advisory.

- lldpd: buffer overflow in the lldp_decode function in daemon/protocols/lldp.c (CVE-2015-8011)

- postgresql: Uncontrolled search path element in logical replication (CVE-2020-14349)

- postgresql: Uncontrolled search path element in CREATE EXTENSION (CVE-2020-14350)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected rhvm-appliance package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 148122

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2021-0988.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/25/2021

Updated: 3/25/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2015-8011

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: cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:8, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:rhvm-appliance

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/25/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/16/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8011, CVE-2020-14349, CVE-2020-14350

RHSA: 2021:0988

CWE: 20, 120