Fedora 14 : perl-FCGI-0.74-1.fc14 (2011-13236)

2011-10-03T00:00:00
ID FEDORA_2011-13236.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2018-12-24T00:00:00

Description

This update to the latest upstream version resolves CVE-2011-2766 - stop leaking information across requests when using the deprecated and undocumented old FCGI interface.

This update resolves CVE-2011-2766 and includes several additional fixes. See the upstream changelog for further details.

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 2011-13236.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(56368);
  script_version("1.7");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2018/12/24 10:14:27");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2011-2766");
  script_xref(name:"FEDORA", value:"2011-13236");

  script_name(english:"Fedora 14 : perl-FCGI-0.74-1.fc14 (2011-13236)");
  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:
"This update to the latest upstream version resolves CVE-2011-2766 -
stop leaking information across requests when using the deprecated and
undocumented old FCGI interface.

This update resolves CVE-2011-2766 and includes several additional
fixes. See the upstream
[changelog](http://cpansearch.perl.org/src/FLORA/FCGI-0.73/ChangeLog)
for further details.

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://cpansearch.perl.org/src/FLORA/FCGI-0.73/ChangeLog
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://fastapi.metacpan.org/source/FLORA/FCGI-0.73/ChangeLog"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=736604"
  );
  # https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-October/067067.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?899cbd53"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:"Update the affected perl-FCGI package."
  );
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:perl-FCGI");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:14");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2011/09/25");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2011/10/03");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2018 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" >!< 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:"^14([^0-9]|$)", string:os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Fedora 14.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:"FC14", reference:"perl-FCGI-0.74-1.fc14")) 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, "perl-FCGI");
}