Fedora 9 : kernel-2.6.25.3-18.fc9 (2008-3949)

2008-05-16T00:00:00
ID FEDORA_2008-3949.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2019 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.
Modified 2020-04-02T00:00:00

Description

Update to Linux kernel verion 2.6.25.1, 2.6.25.2, 2.6.25.3: http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.1 http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.2 http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.3 Security fixes: CVE-2008-1669 (2.6.25.2) - SMP ordering hole in fcntl_setlk() CVE-2008-2136 (2.6.25.3) - SIT exploitable remote memory leak CVE-2008-1375, CVE-2008-1675 were fixed in 2.6.25-12.fc9 and are available in GA version of kernel package shipped in Fedora 9. Bugs fixed: CIFS: fix slashes in path names to have proper format (#443681)

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 80502
#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were  
# extracted from Fedora Security Advisory 2008-3949.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(32346);
  script_version ("1.16");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2019/08/02 13:32:27");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2008-1669", "CVE-2008-2136");
  script_bugtraq_id(29076);
  script_xref(name:"FEDORA", value:"2008-3949");

  script_name(english:"Fedora 9 : kernel-2.6.25.3-18.fc9 (2008-3949)");
  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:
"Update to Linux kernel verion 2.6.25.1, 2.6.25.2, 2.6.25.3:
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.1
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.2
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.3
Security fixes: CVE-2008-1669 (2.6.25.2) - SMP ordering hole in
fcntl_setlk() CVE-2008-2136 (2.6.25.3) - SIT exploitable remote memory
leak CVE-2008-1375, CVE-2008-1675 were fixed in 2.6.25-12.fc9 and are
available in GA version of kernel package shipped in Fedora 9. Bugs
fixed: CIFS: fix slashes in path names to have proper format (#443681)

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."
  );
  # http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.1
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?2635d174"
  );
  # http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.2
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?a8f3bcba"
  );
  # http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.3
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?48940ff2"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=443433"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=446031"
  );
  # https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2008-May/009946.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?58153f27"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:"Update the affected kernel package."
  );
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"No known exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"false");
  script_cwe_id(94, 362, 399);

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

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2008/05/14");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2008/05/16");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2019 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" >!< 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" >!< cpu && cpu !~ "^i[3-6]86$") audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_IMPLEMENTED, "Fedora", cpu);

flag = 0;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC9", reference:"kernel-2.6.25.3-18.fc9")) flag++;


if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 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, "kernel");
}