openSUSE Security Update : munin (openSUSE-2017-310)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 97567


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for munin fixes the following issues :

- An attacker has been able to write arbitrary local files with the permissions of the web server, by using parameter injection (boo#1026539, CVE-2017-6188)

- The MySQL plugin has been fixed to work correctly against MySQL 5.5 on Leap 42.1


Update the affected munin packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 97567

File Name: openSUSE-2017-310.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/03/07

Modified: 2017/03/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 1.9

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


Base Score: 4.7

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:munin, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:munin-node, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/03/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-6188