Fedora Core 5 : gzip-1.3.5-7.fc5 (2006-989)

2007-01-17T00:00:00
ID FEDORA_2006-989.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2018-07-19T00:00:00

Description

  • Wed Sep 20 2006 Ivana Varekova <varekova at redhat.com> 1.3.5-7.fc5

    • fix bug 204676 (patches by Tavis Ormandy)

    • CVE-2006-4334 - null dereference problem

    • CVE-2006-4335 - buffer overflow problem

    • CVE-2006-4336 - buffer underflow problem

    • CVE-2006-4338 - infinite loop problem

    • CVE-2006-4337 - buffer overflow problem

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

                                        
                                            #%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 70103

#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were  
# extracted from Fedora Security Advisory 2006-989.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(24183);
  script_version ("1.12");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2018/07/19 23:19:05");

  script_xref(name:"FEDORA", value:"2006-989");

  script_name(english:"Fedora Core 5 : gzip-1.3.5-7.fc5 (2006-989)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks rpm output for the updated packages.");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"  - Wed Sep 20 2006 Ivana Varekova &lt;varekova at redhat.com&gt;
    1.3.5-7.fc5

    - fix bug 204676 (patches by Tavis Ormandy)

    - CVE-2006-4334 - null dereference problem

    - CVE-2006-4335 - buffer overflow problem

    - CVE-2006-4336 - buffer underflow problem

    - CVE-2006-4338 - infinite loop problem

    - CVE-2006-4337 - buffer overflow problem

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues."
  );
  # https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2006-October/000649.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?896a5020"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:"Update the affected gzip and / or gzip-debuginfo packages."
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"risk_factor", value:"High");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gzip");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gzip-debuginfo");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:5");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2006/10/10");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2007/01/17");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2018 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
  script_family(english:"Fedora Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/RedHat/release", "Host/RedHat/rpm-list");

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("global_settings.inc");
include("rpm.inc");

if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
release = get_kb_item("Host/RedHat/release");
if (isnull(release) || "Fedora" &gt;!&lt; release) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Fedora");
os_ver = eregmatch(pattern: "Fedora.*release ([0-9]+)", string:release);
if (isnull(os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_APP_VER, "Fedora");
os_ver = os_ver[1];
if (! ereg(pattern:"^5([^0-9]|$)", string:os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Fedora 5.x", "Fedora " + os_ver);

if (!get_kb_item("Host/RedHat/rpm-list")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);

cpu = get_kb_item("Host/cpu");
if (isnull(cpu)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_ARCH);
if ("x86_64" &gt;!&lt; cpu && cpu !~ "^i[3-6]86$") audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_IMPLEMENTED, "Fedora", cpu);

flag = 0;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC5", reference:"gzip-1.3.5-7.fc5")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC5", reference:"gzip-debuginfo-1.3.5-7.fc5")) flag++;


if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity &gt; 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:rpm_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else
{
  tested = pkg_tests_get();
  if (tested) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_AFFECTED, tested);
  else audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_INSTALLED, "gzip / gzip-debuginfo");
}