MDKA-2007:112 : python-reportlab

2009-04-23T00:00:00
ID MANDRAKE_MDKA-2007-112.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2012-09-07T00:00:00

Description

The python-reportlab package shipped in Mandriva 2008.0 caused xend to crash on each call to the xm tool, for invalid pointer usage in the python interpretter. This update provides version 2.1 and corrects this issue.

                                        
                                            # @DEPRECATED@
#
# This script has been deprecated as the associated patch is not
# currently a security fix.
#
# Disabled on 2012/09/06.
#

#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# This script was automatically generated from
# Mandrake Linux Security Advisory MDKA-2007:112.
#

if (!defined_func("bn_random")) exit(0);

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(37017);
  script_version ("$Revision: 1.7 $"); 
  script_cvs_date("$Date: 2012/09/07 00:24:01 $");

  script_name(english:"MDKA-2007:112 : python-reportlab");
  script_summary(english:"Checks for patch(es) in 'rpm -qa' output");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"synopsis", value: 
"The remote Mandrake host is missing one or more security-related
patches.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"description", value:
"The python-reportlab package shipped in Mandriva 2008.0 caused xend
to crash on each call to the xm tool, for invalid pointer usage in
the python interpretter. This update provides version 2.1 and
corrects this issue.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKA-2007:112");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Update the affected package(s).");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"risk_factor", value:"High");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2007/11/21");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:mandriva:linux");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
 script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value: "2009/04/23");
  script_end_attributes();
 
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_family(english:"Mandriva Local Security Checks");
 
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/Mandrake/release", "Host/Mandrake/rpm-list");

  exit(0);
}

# Deprecated.
exit(0, "The associated patch is not currently a security fix.");


include("global_settings.inc");
include("rpm.inc");

if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) exit(0, "Local checks are not enabled.");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Mandrake/release")) exit(0, "The host is not running Mandrake Linux.");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Mandrake/rpm-list")) exit(1, "Could not get the list of packages.");

flag = 0;

if (rpm_check(reference:"python-reportlab-2.1-1mdv2008.0", release:"MDK2008.0", cpu:"i386", yank:"mdv")) flag++;

if (rpm_check(reference:"python-reportlab-2.1-1mdv2008.0", release:"MDK2008.0", cpu:"x86_64", yank:"mdv")) flag++;


if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:rpm_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else 
{
  exit(0, "The host is not affected.");
}