openSUSE Security Update : libcap-ng (openSUSE-SU-2014:0736-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75379

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

Besides other enhancements, this version update contains :

- fix for CVE-2014-3215 (bnc#876832)

- use PR_SET_NO_NEW_PRIVS to prevent gain of new privileges

- added libcap-ng-CVE-2014-3215.patch

Solution

Update the affected libcap-ng packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=876832

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-05/msg00084.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75379

File Name: openSUSE-2014-401.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Updated: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcap-ng-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcap-ng-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcap-ng-python-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcap-ng-utils, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcap-ng-utils-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcap-ng0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcap-ng0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcap-ng0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcap-ng0-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-capng, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-capng-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/05/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3215

BID: 67341