Fedora 11 : tar-1.22-5.fc11 (2010-4306)

2010-07-01T00:00:00
ID FEDORA_2010-4306.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2019 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Modified 2020-03-02T00:00:00

Description

  • CVE-2010-0624 tar, cpio: Heap-based buffer overflow by expanding a specially crafted archive (#572149) - realloc within check_exclusion_tags() caused invalid write (#570591) - not closing file descriptors for excluded files/dirs with exlude-tag... options could cause descriptor exhaustion (#570591) - do not fail with POSIX 2008 glibc futimens() (#552320) - fix segfault with corrupted metadata in code_ns_fraction (#531441) - commented patches and sources - store xattrs for symlinks (#525992) - by Kamil Dudka - update tar(1) manpage (#539787) - fix memory leak in xheader (#518079)
    • store SELinux context for symlinks (#525992) - provide symlink manpage for gtar - do process install-info only without --excludedocs(#515923)

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 2010-4306.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(47350);
  script_version("1.11");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2019/08/02 13:32:32");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2010-0624");
  script_bugtraq_id(38628);
  script_xref(name:"FEDORA", value:"2010-4306");

  script_name(english:"Fedora 11 : tar-1.22-5.fc11 (2010-4306)");
  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:
"  - CVE-2010-0624 tar, cpio: Heap-based buffer overflow by
    expanding a specially crafted archive (#572149) -
    realloc within check_exclusion_tags() caused invalid
    write (#570591) - not closing file descriptors for
    excluded files/dirs with exlude-tag... options could
    cause descriptor exhaustion (#570591) - do not fail with
    POSIX 2008 glibc futimens() (#552320) - fix segfault
    with corrupted metadata in code_ns_fraction (#531441) -
    commented patches and sources - store xattrs for
    symlinks (#525992) - by Kamil Dudka - update tar(1)
    manpage (#539787) - fix memory leak in xheader (#518079)
    - store SELinux context for symlinks (#525992) - provide
    symlink manpage for gtar - do process install-info only
    without --excludedocs(#515923)

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=564368"
  );
  # https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-March/038149.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?9b039998"
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Update the affected tar package.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  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_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:tar");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:11");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2010/03/12");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2010/07/01");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2019 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" >!< 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:"^11([^0-9]|$)", string:os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Fedora 11.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:"FC11", reference:"tar-1.22-5.fc11")) flag++;


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