Debian DLA-3106-1 : python-oslo.utils - LTS security update

medium Nessus Plugin ID 164991

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote Debian 10 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the dla-3106 advisory.

- A flaw was found in python-oslo-utils. Due to improper parsing, passwords with a double quote ( ) in them cause incorrect masking in debug logs, causing any part of the password after the double quote to be plaintext. (CVE-2022-0718)

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

Solution

Upgrade the python-oslo.utils packages.

For Debian 10 Buster, these problems have been fixed in version 3.36.5-0+deb10u2.

See Also

https://www.debian.org/lts/security/2022/dla-3106

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2022-0718

https://packages.debian.org/source/buster/python-oslo.utils

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 164991

File Name: debian_DLA-3106.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/13/2022

Updated: 12/5/2022

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-0718

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.9

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:python-oslo.utils, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:python-oslo.utils-doc, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:python3-oslo.utils, 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: 9/13/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/23/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-0718