Fedora 16 : puppet-2.6.17-2.fc16 (2012-10897)

2012-07-30T00:00:00
ID FEDORA_2012-10897.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2020 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.
Modified 2012-07-30T00:00:00

Description

This is an upstream security release. It addresses a number of issues found in puppet-2.6.x. The Red Hat security team has rated this update as having low security impact.

Refer to the upstream release notes and bugzilla entries for further details.

http://projects.puppetlabs.com/projects/1/wiki/Release_Notes#2.6.17

NetworkManager compatibility should be improved in this release, thanks to Orion Poplawski (any bugs in implementing Orion

                                        
                                            #%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 80502
#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were  
# extracted from Fedora Security Advisory 2012-10897.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(60146);
  script_version("1.10");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_modification_date", value:"2020/03/12");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2012-3864", "CVE-2012-3865", "CVE-2012-3867");
  script_bugtraq_id(54399);
  script_xref(name:"FEDORA", value:"2012-10897");

  script_name(english:"Fedora 16 : puppet-2.6.17-2.fc16 (2012-10897)");
  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 is an upstream security release. It addresses a number of issues
found in puppet-2.6.x. The Red Hat security team has rated this update
as having low security impact.

Refer to the upstream release notes and bugzilla entries for further
details.

http://projects.puppetlabs.com/projects/1/wiki/Release_Notes#2.6.17

NetworkManager compatibility should be improved in this release,
thanks to Orion Poplawski (any bugs in implementing Orion's suggested
dispatcher script are my own).

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://projects.puppetlabs.com/projects/1/wiki/Release_Notes#2.6.17
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://puppet.com/docs/puppet/6.0/release_notes_puppet.html#2.6.17"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=839130"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=839131"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=839158"
  );
  # https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-July/084309.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?f8b1a925"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:"Update the affected puppet package."
  );
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N");
  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:puppet");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:16");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2012/07/20");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2012/07/30");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2020 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:"^16([^0-9]|$)", string:os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Fedora 16.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:"FC16", reference:"puppet-2.6.17-2.fc16")) 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, "puppet");
}