Scientific Linux Security Update : pacemaker on SL7.x x86_64

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 95914


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


The following packages have been upgraded to a newer upstream version:
pacemaker (1.1.15).

Security Fix(es) :

- It was found that the connection between a pacemaker cluster and a pacemaker_remote node could be shut down using a new unauthenticated connection. A remote attacker could use this flaw to cause a denial of service. (CVE-2016-7797)

Additional Changes :


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 95914

File Name: sl_20161104_pacemaker_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/12/16

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/11/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7797