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RHEL 8 : virt-manager (RHSA-2019:3464)

2019-11-0600:00:00
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4.2 Medium

AI Score

Confidence

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An update for virt-manager is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Low. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link (s) in the References section.

Virtual Machine Manager (virt-manager) is a graphical tool for administering virtual machines for KVM, Xen, and Linux Containers (LXC). The virt-manager utility uses the libvirt API and can start, stop, add or remove virtualized devices, connect to a graphical or serial console, and view resource usage statistics for existing virtualized guests on local or remote machines.

The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version:
virt-manager (2.2.1). (BZ#1727881)

Security Fix(es) :

  • virt-install: unattended option leaks password via command line argument (CVE-2019-10183)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Additional Changes :

For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 Release Notes linked from the References section.

#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were  
# extracted from Red Hat Security Advisory RHSA-2019:3464. The text 
# itself is copyright (C) Red Hat, Inc.
#

include('compat.inc');

if (description)
{
  script_id(130541);
  script_version("1.3");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_modification_date", value:"2024/04/15");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2019-10183");
  script_xref(name:"RHSA", value:"2019:3464");

  script_name(english:"RHEL 8 : virt-manager (RHSA-2019:3464)");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"synopsis", value:
"The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"description", value:
"An update for virt-manager is now available for Red Hat Enterprise
Linux 8.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security
impact of Low. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base
score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each
vulnerability from the CVE link (s) in the References section.

Virtual Machine Manager (virt-manager) is a graphical tool for
administering virtual machines for KVM, Xen, and Linux Containers
(LXC). The virt-manager utility uses the libvirt API and can start,
stop, add or remove virtualized devices, connect to a graphical or
serial console, and view resource usage statistics for existing
virtualized guests on local or remote machines.

The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version:
virt-manager (2.2.1). (BZ#1727881)

Security Fix(es) :

* virt-install: unattended option leaks password via command line
argument (CVE-2019-10183)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a
CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to
the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Additional Changes :

For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 8.1 Release Notes linked from the References section.");
  # https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en-us/red_hat_enterprise_linux/8/
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?774148ae");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3464");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-10183");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:
"Update the affected virt-install, virt-manager and / or
virt-manager-common packages.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_cvss3_base_vector("CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N");
  script_set_cvss3_temporal_vector("CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cvss_score_source", value:"CVE-2019-10183");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"No known exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"false");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2019/07/03");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2019/11/05");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2019/11/06");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:virt-install");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:virt-manager");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:virt-manager-common");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:8");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"generated_plugin", value:"current");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_family(english:"Red Hat Local Security Checks");

  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2019-2024 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.");

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

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("global_settings.inc");
include("misc_func.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) || "Red Hat" >!< release) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Red Hat");
os_ver = pregmatch(pattern: "Red Hat Enterprise Linux.*release ([0-9]+(\.[0-9]+)?)", string:release);
if (isnull(os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_APP_VER, "Red Hat");
os_ver = os_ver[1];
if (! preg(pattern:"^8([^0-9]|$)", string:os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Red Hat 8.x", "Red Hat " + 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$" && "s390" >!< cpu) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_IMPLEMENTED, "Red Hat", cpu);

yum_updateinfo = get_kb_item("Host/RedHat/yum-updateinfo");
if (!empty_or_null(yum_updateinfo)) 
{
  rhsa = "RHSA-2019:3464";
  yum_report = redhat_generate_yum_updateinfo_report(rhsa:rhsa);
  if (!empty_or_null(yum_report))
  {
    security_report_v4(
      port       : 0,
      severity   : SECURITY_NOTE,
      extra      : yum_report 
    );
    exit(0);
  }
  else
  {
    audit_message = "affected by Red Hat security advisory " + rhsa;
    audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, audit_message);
  }
}
else
{
  flag = 0;
  if (rpm_check(release:"RHEL8", reference:"virt-install-2.2.1-2.el8")) flag++;
  if (rpm_check(release:"RHEL8", reference:"virt-manager-2.2.1-2.el8")) flag++;
  if (rpm_check(release:"RHEL8", reference:"virt-manager-common-2.2.1-2.el8")) flag++;

  if (flag)
  {
    security_report_v4(
      port       : 0,
      severity   : SECURITY_NOTE,
      extra      : rpm_report_get() + redhat_report_package_caveat()
    );
    exit(0);
  }
  else
  {
    tested = pkg_tests_get();
    if (tested) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_AFFECTED, tested);
    else audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_INSTALLED, "virt-install / virt-manager / virt-manager-common");
  }
}
VendorProductVersionCPE
redhatenterprise_linuxvirt-installp-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:virt-install
redhatenterprise_linuxvirt-managerp-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:virt-manager
redhatenterprise_linuxvirt-manager-commonp-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:virt-manager-common
redhatenterprise_linux8cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:8

4.2 Medium

AI Score

Confidence

High