Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : ctdb (MDVSA-2015:177)

High Nessus Plugin ID 82452


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Updated ctdb packages fix security vulnerability :

ctdb before 2.5 is vulnerable to symlink attacks to due the use of predictable filenames in /tmp, such as /tmp/ctdb.socket (CVE-2013-4159).


Update the affected ctdb and / or ctdb-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82452

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2015-177.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/03/31

Modified: 2015/03/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:ctdb, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:ctdb-devel, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/03/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4159

MDVSA: 2015:177