RHEL 8 : OpenShift Container Platform 4.11.0 packages and (RHSA-2022:5068)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 164846

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2022:5068 advisory.

- golang.org/x/crypto: empty plaintext packet causes panic (CVE-2021-43565)

- ignition: configs are accessible from unprivileged containers in VMs running on VMware products (CVE-2022-1706)

- prometheus/client_golang: Denial of service using InstrumentHandlerCounter (CVE-2022-21698)

- golang: math/big: uncontrolled memory consumption due to an unhandled overflow via Rat.SetString (CVE-2022-23772)

- golang: cmd/go: misinterpretation of branch names can lead to incorrect access control (CVE-2022-23773)

- golang: crypto/elliptic: IsOnCurve returns true for invalid field elements (CVE-2022-23806)

- golang: encoding/pem: fix stack overflow in Decode (CVE-2022-24675)

- golang: regexp: stack exhaustion via a deeply nested expression (CVE-2022-24921)

- golang: crash in a golang.org/x/crypto/ssh server (CVE-2022-27191)

- golang: crypto/elliptic: panic caused by oversized scalar (CVE-2022-28327)

- runc: incorrect handling of inheritable capabilities (CVE-2022-29162)

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

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-43565

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-1706

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-21698

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-23772

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-23773

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-23806

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-24675

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-24921

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-27191

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-28327

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-29162

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2022:5068

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2030787

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2045880

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2053429

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2053532

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2053541

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2064702

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2064857

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2077688

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2077689

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2082274

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2086398

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 164846

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2022-5068.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/8/2022

Updated: 1/23/2023

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-23806

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.1

Temporal Score: 7.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/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:buildah, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:buildah-tests, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:butane, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:butane-redistributable, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:containernetworking-plugins, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:cri-o, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:ignition, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:ignition-validate, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:openshift-clients, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:openshift-clients-redistributable, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:openshift-hyperkube, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:podman, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:podman-catatonit, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:podman-docker, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:podman-plugins, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:podman-remote, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:podman-tests, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:runc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:skopeo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:skopeo-tests

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: 8/10/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/11/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-1706, CVE-2022-21698, CVE-2022-23772, CVE-2022-23773, CVE-2022-23806, CVE-2022-24675, CVE-2022-24921, CVE-2022-27191, CVE-2022-28327, CVE-2022-29162

RHSA: 2022:5068

CWE: 20, 120, 190, 200, 252, 276, 327, 400, 772, 863, 1220