Virtuozzo 6 : parallels-server-bm-release / pfcache / ploop / etc (VZA-2017-003)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97975
SynopsisThe remote Virtuozzo host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the parallels-server-bm-release / pfcache / ploop / etc packages installed, the Virtuozzo installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- A vulnerability within vzpkg could allow a malicious user to perform a basic symlink attack resulting in files being moved outside of the container and onto the host file system. The issue only affected containers based on CentOS 5.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Virtuozzo security advisory.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected parallels-server-bm-release / pfcache / ploop / etc package.