Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : glusterfs (MDVSA-2015:211)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 83103


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


Updated glusterfs packages fix security vulnerability :

glusterfs was vulnerable to a fragment header infinite loop denial of service attack (CVE-2014-3619).

Also, the glusterfsd SysV init script was failing to properly start the service. This was fixed by replacing it with systemd unit files for the service that work properly (mga#14049).


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 83103

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2015-211.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Published: 4/28/2015

Updated: 1/14/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:glusterfs-client, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:glusterfs-common, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:glusterfs-geo-replication, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:glusterfs-server, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64glusterfs-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64glusterfs0, 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: 4/27/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3619

MDVSA: 2015:211