Fedora 9 : am-utils-6.1.5-8.1.fc9 (2008-10755)

2009-01-16T00:00:00
ID FEDORA_2008-10755.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2018-11-28T00:00:00

Description

  • Tue Dec 2 2008 Karel Zak <kzak at redhat.com> 5:6.1.5-8.1

    • fix #450754 - Amd does not work with 2.6.25 (thanks to Philippe Troin)

    • fix #435420 - CVE-2008-1078 am-utils: insecure usage of temporary files

    • fix autotools stuff

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.

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were  
# extracted from Fedora Security Advisory 2008-10755.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(35385);
  script_version ("1.14");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2018/11/28 22:47:42");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2008-1078");
  script_bugtraq_id(28044);
  script_xref(name:"FEDORA", value:"2008-10755");

  script_name(english:"Fedora 9 : am-utils-6.1.5-8.1.fc9 (2008-10755)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks rpm output for the updated package.");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote Fedora host is missing a security update."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"  - Tue Dec 2 2008 Karel Zak &lt;kzak at redhat.com&gt;
    5:6.1.5-8.1

    - fix #450754 - Amd does not work with 2.6.25 (thanks to
      Philippe Troin)

    - fix #435420 - CVE-2008-1078 am-utils: insecure usage
      of temporary files

    - fix autotools stuff

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."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=435420"
  );
  # https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2009-January/018714.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?42f647cc"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:"Update the affected am-utils package."
  );
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:ND");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"No known exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"false");
  script_cwe_id(59);

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:am-utils");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2008/12/07");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2009/01/16");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2018 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.");
  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:"^9([^0-9]|$)", string:os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Fedora 9.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:"FC9", reference:"am-utils-6.1.5-8.1.fc9")) 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, "am-utils");
}