RHEL 8 : parfait:0.5 (RHSA-2022:0289)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 164872

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-2022:0289 advisory.

- log4j: Remote code execution in Log4j 1.x when application is configured to use JMSAppender (CVE-2021-4104)

- log4j: Remote code execution in Log4j 1.x when application is configured to use JMSSink (CVE-2022-23302)

- log4j: SQL injection in Log4j 1.x when application is configured to use JDBCAppender (CVE-2022-23305)

- log4j: Unsafe deserialization flaw in Chainsaw log viewer (CVE-2022-23307)

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-2021-4104

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-23302

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-23305

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-23307

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2022:0289

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2031667

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2041949

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2041959

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2041967

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 164872

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2022-0289.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/8/2022

Updated: 9/22/2022

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-23307

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-23305

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_aus:8.4, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_e4s:8.4, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_eus:8.4, cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_tus:8.4, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:parfait, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:parfait-examples, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:parfait-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:pcp-parfait-agent, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:si-units, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:si-units-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:unit-api, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:unit-api-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:uom-lib, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:uom-lib-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:uom-parent, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:uom-se, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:uom-se-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:uom-systems, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:uom-systems-javadoc

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: 1/26/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/14/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-4104, CVE-2022-23302, CVE-2022-23305, CVE-2022-23307

RHSA: 2022:0289

CWE: 20, 89, 502