Fedora 8 : libxml2-2.6.32-2.fc8 (2008-7724)

2008-09-10T00:00:00
ID FEDORA_2008-7724.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2019 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Modified 2020-02-02T00:00:00

Description

  • Mon Aug 25 2008 Daniel Veillard <veillard at redhat.com> 2.6.31-2.fc8

    • fix for entities recursion problem

    • Resolve: rhbz#459712

    • Fri Apr 11 2008 Daniel Veillard <veillard at redhat.com> 2.6.32-1.fc8

    • upstream release 2.6.32 see http://xmlsoft.org/news.html

    • many bugs fixed upstrea

    • Fri Jan 11 2008 Daniel Veillard <veillard at redhat.com> 2.6.31-1.fc8

    • upstream release 2.6.31 see http://xmlsoft.org/news.html

    • many bug fixed upstream

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 2008-7724.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(34147);
  script_version ("1.13");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2019/08/02 13:32:28");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2008-3281");
  script_xref(name:"FEDORA", value:"2008-7724");

  script_name(english:"Fedora 8 : libxml2-2.6.32-2.fc8 (2008-7724)");
  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:
"  - Mon Aug 25 2008 Daniel Veillard &lt;veillard at redhat.com&gt;
    2.6.31-2.fc8

    - fix for entities recursion problem

    - Resolve: rhbz#459712

    - Fri Apr 11 2008 Daniel Veillard &lt;veillard at
      redhat.com&gt; 2.6.32-1.fc8

    - upstream release 2.6.32 see
      http://xmlsoft.org/news.html

    - many bugs fixed upstrea

    - Fri Jan 11 2008 Daniel Veillard &lt;veillard at
      redhat.com&gt; 2.6.31-1.fc8

    - upstream release 2.6.31 see
      http://xmlsoft.org/news.html

    - many bug fixed upstream

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:"http://xmlsoft.org/news.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=458086"
  );
  # https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2008-September/013693.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?bbb8bc88"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:"Update the affected libxml2 package."
  );
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P");
  script_cwe_id(399);

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libxml2");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:8");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2008/09/05");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2008/09/10");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2019 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:"^8([^0-9]|$)", string:os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Fedora 8.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:"FC8", reference:"libxml2-2.6.32-2.fc8")) flag++;


if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity &gt; 0) security_warning(port:0, extra:rpm_report_get());
  else security_warning(0);
  exit(0);
}
else
{
  tested = pkg_tests_get();
  if (tested) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_AFFECTED, tested);
  else audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_INSTALLED, "libxml2");
}