Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : less (MDVSA-2015:199)

2015-04-10T00:00:00
ID MANDRIVA_MDVSA-2015-199.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2019 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Modified 2020-02-02T00:00:00

Description

Updated less package fixes security vulnerability :

Malformed UTF-8 data could have caused an out of bounds read in the UTF-8 decoding routines, causing an invalid read access (CVE-2014-9488).

                                        
                                            #%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 80502

#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were  
# extracted from Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDVSA-2015:199. 
# The text itself is copyright (C) Mandriva S.A.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(82685);
  script_version("1.4");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2019/08/02 13:32:57");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2014-9488");
  script_xref(name:"MDVSA", value:"2015:199");

  script_name(english:"Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : less (MDVSA-2015:199)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks rpm output for the updated package");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"Updated less package fixes security vulnerability :

Malformed UTF-8 data could have caused an out of bounds read in the
UTF-8 decoding routines, causing an invalid read access
(CVE-2014-9488)."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0139.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Update the affected less package.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:less");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:2");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2015/04/10");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2015/04/10");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2019 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
  script_family(english:"Mandriva Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/cpu", "Host/Mandrake/release", "Host/Mandrake/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);
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Mandrake/release")) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Mandriva / Mandake Linux");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Mandrake/rpm-list")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);

cpu = get_kb_item("Host/cpu");
if (isnull(cpu)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_ARCH);
if (cpu !~ "^(amd64|i[3-6]86|x86_64)$") audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_IMPLEMENTED, "Mandriva / Mandrake Linux", cpu);


flag = 0;
if (rpm_check(release:"MDK-MBS1", cpu:"x86_64", reference:"less-445-2.1.mbs1")) flag++;

if (rpm_check(release:"MDK-MBS2", cpu:"x86_64", reference:"less-458-3.1.mbs2")) flag++;


if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:rpm_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else audit(AUDIT_HOST_NOT, "affected");