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RHEL 8 : kernel-rt (RHSA-2022:8673)

2022-11-2900:00:00
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rhel 8
kernel-rt
vulnerability
write
pfns
userspace
security update

CVSS3

7.8

Attack Vector

LOCAL

Attack Complexity

LOW

Privileges Required

LOW

User Interaction

NONE

Scope

UNCHANGED

Confidentiality Impact

HIGH

Integrity Impact

HIGH

Availability Impact

HIGH

CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

AI Score

7.8

Confidence

High

EPSS

0

Percentile

5.1%

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the RHSA-2022:8673 advisory.

  • kernel: KVM: cmpxchg_gpte can write to pfns outside the userspace region (CVE-2022-1158)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application’s self-reported version number.

#%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 80900
##
# (C) Tenable, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were
# extracted from Red Hat Security Advisory RHSA-2022:8673. The text
# itself is copyright (C) Red Hat, Inc.
##

include('deprecated_nasl_level.inc');
include('compat.inc');

if (description)
{
  script_id(168266);
  script_version("1.5");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_modification_date", value:"2024/04/28");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2022-1158");
  script_xref(name:"RHSA", value:"2022:8673");

  script_name(english:"RHEL 8 : kernel-rt (RHSA-2022:8673)");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"synopsis", value:
"The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update for kernel-rt.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"description", value:
"The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in
the RHSA-2022:8673 advisory.

  - kernel: KVM: cmpxchg_gpte can write to pfns outside the userspace region (CVE-2022-1158)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version
number.");
  # https://access.redhat.com/security/data/csaf/v2/advisories/2022/rhsa-2022_8673.json
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?7756c9b2");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2022:8673");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2069793");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:
"Update the RHEL kernel-rt package based on the guidance in RHSA-2022:8673.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_cvss3_base_vector("CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H");
  script_set_cvss3_temporal_vector("CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cvss_score_source", value:"CVE-2022-1158");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"Exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"true");
  script_cwe_id(416);
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vendor_severity", value:"Important");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2022/06/06");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2022/11/29");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2022/11/29");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_eus:8.4");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-core");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-debug");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-debug-core");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-debug-devel");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-debug-kvm");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-debug-modules");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-debug-modules-extra");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-devel");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-kvm");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-modules");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-modules-extra");
  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) 2022-2024 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.");

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

  exit(0);
}


include('rpm.inc');
include('rhel.inc');
include('ksplice.inc');

if (!get_kb_item('Host/local_checks_enabled')) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
var os_release = get_kb_item('Host/RedHat/release');
if (isnull(os_release) || 'Red Hat' >!< os_release) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, 'Red Hat');
var os_ver = pregmatch(pattern: "Red Hat Enterprise Linux.*release ([0-9]+(\.[0-9]+)?)", string:os_release);
if (isnull(os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_APP_VER, 'Red Hat');
os_ver = os_ver[1];
if (!rhel_check_release(operator: 'eq', os_version: os_ver, rhel_version: '8.4')) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, 'Red Hat 8.4', 'Red Hat ' + os_ver);

if (!get_kb_item('Host/RedHat/rpm-list')) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);

var cpu = get_kb_item('Host/cpu');
if (isnull(cpu)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_ARCH);
if ('x86_64' >!< cpu && cpu !~ "^i[3-6]86$" && 's390' >!< cpu && 'aarch64' >!< cpu && 'ppc' >!< cpu) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_IMPLEMENTED, 'Red Hat', cpu);

if (get_one_kb_item('Host/ksplice/kernel-cves'))
{
  rm_kb_item(name:'Host/uptrack-uname-r');
  var cve_list = make_list('CVE-2022-1158');
  if (ksplice_cves_check(cve_list))
  {
    audit(AUDIT_PATCH_INSTALLED, 'KSplice hotfix for RHSA-2022:8673');
  }
  else
  {
    __rpm_report = ksplice_reporting_text();
  }
}

var constraints = [
  {
    'repo_relative_urls': [
      'content/tus/rhel8/8.4/x86_64/nfv/debug',
      'content/tus/rhel8/8.4/x86_64/nfv/os',
      'content/tus/rhel8/8.4/x86_64/nfv/source/SRPMS',
      'content/tus/rhel8/8.4/x86_64/rt/debug',
      'content/tus/rhel8/8.4/x86_64/rt/os',
      'content/tus/rhel8/8.4/x86_64/rt/source/SRPMS'
    ],
    'pkgs': [
      {'reference':'kernel-rt-4.18.0-305.71.1.rt7.143.el8_4', 'sp':'4', 'cpu':'x86_64', 'release':'8', 'rpm_spec_vers_cmp':TRUE},
      {'reference':'kernel-rt-core-4.18.0-305.71.1.rt7.143.el8_4', 'sp':'4', 'cpu':'x86_64', 'release':'8', 'rpm_spec_vers_cmp':TRUE},
      {'reference':'kernel-rt-debug-4.18.0-305.71.1.rt7.143.el8_4', 'sp':'4', 'cpu':'x86_64', 'release':'8', 'rpm_spec_vers_cmp':TRUE},
      {'reference':'kernel-rt-debug-core-4.18.0-305.71.1.rt7.143.el8_4', 'sp':'4', 'cpu':'x86_64', 'release':'8', 'rpm_spec_vers_cmp':TRUE},
      {'reference':'kernel-rt-debug-devel-4.18.0-305.71.1.rt7.143.el8_4', 'sp':'4', 'cpu':'x86_64', 'release':'8', 'rpm_spec_vers_cmp':TRUE},
      {'reference':'kernel-rt-debug-kvm-4.18.0-305.71.1.rt7.143.el8_4', 'sp':'4', 'cpu':'x86_64', 'release':'8', 'rpm_spec_vers_cmp':TRUE},
      {'reference':'kernel-rt-debug-modules-4.18.0-305.71.1.rt7.143.el8_4', 'sp':'4', 'cpu':'x86_64', 'release':'8', 'rpm_spec_vers_cmp':TRUE},
      {'reference':'kernel-rt-debug-modules-extra-4.18.0-305.71.1.rt7.143.el8_4', 'sp':'4', 'cpu':'x86_64', 'release':'8', 'rpm_spec_vers_cmp':TRUE},
      {'reference':'kernel-rt-devel-4.18.0-305.71.1.rt7.143.el8_4', 'sp':'4', 'cpu':'x86_64', 'release':'8', 'rpm_spec_vers_cmp':TRUE},
      {'reference':'kernel-rt-kvm-4.18.0-305.71.1.rt7.143.el8_4', 'sp':'4', 'cpu':'x86_64', 'release':'8', 'rpm_spec_vers_cmp':TRUE},
      {'reference':'kernel-rt-modules-4.18.0-305.71.1.rt7.143.el8_4', 'sp':'4', 'cpu':'x86_64', 'release':'8', 'rpm_spec_vers_cmp':TRUE},
      {'reference':'kernel-rt-modules-extra-4.18.0-305.71.1.rt7.143.el8_4', 'sp':'4', 'cpu':'x86_64', 'release':'8', 'rpm_spec_vers_cmp':TRUE}
    ]
  }
];

var applicable_repo_urls = rhel_determine_applicable_repository_urls(constraints:constraints);
if(applicable_repo_urls == RHEL_REPOS_NO_OVERLAP_MESSAGE) exit(0, RHEL_REPO_NOT_ENABLED);

var flag = 0;
foreach var constraint_array ( constraints ) {
  var repo_relative_urls = NULL;
  if (!empty_or_null(constraint_array['repo_relative_urls'])) repo_relative_urls = constraint_array['repo_relative_urls'];
  foreach var pkg ( constraint_array['pkgs'] ) {
    var reference = NULL;
    var _release = NULL;
    var sp = NULL;
    var _cpu = NULL;
    var el_string = NULL;
    var rpm_spec_vers_cmp = NULL;
    var epoch = NULL;
    var allowmaj = NULL;
    var exists_check = NULL;
    var cves = NULL;
    if (!empty_or_null(pkg['reference'])) reference = pkg['reference'];
    if (!empty_or_null(pkg['release'])) _release = 'RHEL' + pkg['release'];
    if (!empty_or_null(pkg['sp'])) sp = pkg['sp'];
    if (!empty_or_null(pkg['cpu'])) _cpu = pkg['cpu'];
    if (!empty_or_null(pkg['el_string'])) el_string = pkg['el_string'];
    if (!empty_or_null(pkg['rpm_spec_vers_cmp'])) rpm_spec_vers_cmp = pkg['rpm_spec_vers_cmp'];
    if (!empty_or_null(pkg['epoch'])) epoch = pkg['epoch'];
    if (!empty_or_null(pkg['allowmaj'])) allowmaj = pkg['allowmaj'];
    if (!empty_or_null(pkg['exists_check'])) exists_check = pkg['exists_check'];
    if (!empty_or_null(pkg['cves'])) cves = pkg['cves'];
    if (reference &&
        _release &&
        rhel_decide_repo_relative_url_check(required_repo_url_list:repo_relative_urls) &&
        (applicable_repo_urls || (!exists_check || rpm_exists(release:_release, rpm:exists_check))) &&
        rpm_check(release:_release, sp:sp, cpu:_cpu, reference:reference, epoch:epoch, el_string:el_string, rpm_spec_vers_cmp:rpm_spec_vers_cmp, allowmaj:allowmaj, cves:cves)) flag++;
  }
}

if (flag)
{
  var subscription_caveat = '\n' +
    'NOTE: This vulnerability check contains fixes that apply to\n' +
    'packages only available in the Red Hat Enterprise Linux\n' +
    'Extended Update Support repository.\n' +
    'Access to this repository requires a paid RHEL subscription.\n';
  var extra = NULL;
  if (isnull(applicable_repo_urls) || !applicable_repo_urls) extra = subscription_caveat + rpm_report_get() + redhat_report_repo_caveat();
  else extra = subscription_caveat + rpm_report_get();
  security_report_v4(
      port       : 0,
      severity   : SECURITY_WARNING,
      extra      : extra
  );
  exit(0);
}
else
{
  var tested = pkg_tests_get();
  if (tested) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_AFFECTED, tested);
  else audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_INSTALLED, 'kernel-rt / kernel-rt-core / kernel-rt-debug / kernel-rt-debug-core / etc');
}
VendorProductVersionCPE
redhatrhel_eus8.4cpe:/o:redhat:rhel_eus:8.4
redhatenterprise_linuxkernel-rtp-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt
redhatenterprise_linuxkernel-rt-corep-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-core
redhatenterprise_linuxkernel-rt-debugp-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-debug
redhatenterprise_linuxkernel-rt-debug-corep-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-debug-core
redhatenterprise_linuxkernel-rt-debug-develp-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-debug-devel
redhatenterprise_linuxkernel-rt-debug-kvmp-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-debug-kvm
redhatenterprise_linuxkernel-rt-debug-modulesp-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-debug-modules
redhatenterprise_linuxkernel-rt-debug-modules-extrap-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-debug-modules-extra
redhatenterprise_linuxkernel-rt-develp-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-rt-devel
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CVSS3

7.8

Attack Vector

LOCAL

Attack Complexity

LOW

Privileges Required

LOW

User Interaction

NONE

Scope

UNCHANGED

Confidentiality Impact

HIGH

Integrity Impact

HIGH

Availability Impact

HIGH

CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

AI Score

7.8

Confidence

High

EPSS

0

Percentile

5.1%