SuSE 10 Security Update : multipath-tools (ZYPP Patch Number 6083)

2009-09-24T00:00:00
ID SUSE_MULTIPATH-TOOLS-6083.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2019 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Modified 2020-02-02T00:00:00

Description

Default permissions on the multipathd socket file were to generous and allowed any user to connect. (CVE-2009-0115)

This update also contains the following fixes :

  • Error checking in VECTOR_XXX defines. (bnc#469269)

  • Correct definition of dbg_malloc()

  • Double free on path release

  • Use noflush for kpartx. (bnc#473352)

  • multipathd dies immediately after start. (bnc#473029)

  • Fixup multibus zero-path handling. (bnc#476330)

  • Use lists for uevent processing. (bnc#478874)

  • Set stacksize of uevent handling thread. (bnc#478874)

  • Fix multipathd signal deadlock

  • Stack overflow in uev_trigger. (bnc#476540)

  • Check for NULL argument in vector_foreach_slot. (bnc#479572)

  • Invalid callout formatting for cciss. (bnc#419123)

                                        
                                            #%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 80502
#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The text description of this plugin is (C) Novell, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(41558);
  script_version ("1.11");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2019/10/25 13:36:36");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2009-0115");

  script_name(english:"SuSE 10 Security Update : multipath-tools (ZYPP Patch Number 6083)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks rpm output for the updated package");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"Default permissions on the multipathd socket file were to generous and
allowed any user to connect. (CVE-2009-0115)

This update also contains the following fixes :

  - Error checking in VECTOR_XXX defines. (bnc#469269)

  - Correct definition of dbg_malloc()

  - Double free on path release

  - Use noflush for kpartx. (bnc#473352)

  - multipathd dies immediately after start. (bnc#473029)

  - Fixup multibus zero-path handling. (bnc#476330)

  - Use lists for uevent processing. (bnc#478874)

  - Set stacksize of uevent handling thread. (bnc#478874)

  - Fix multipathd signal deadlock

  - Stack overflow in uev_trigger. (bnc#476540)

  - Check for NULL argument in vector_foreach_slot.
    (bnc#479572)

  - Invalid callout formatting for cciss. (bnc#419123)

  - 'no_partitons' feature doesn't work with aliases.
    (bnc#465009)"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-0115.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Apply ZYPP patch number 6083.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_cwe_id(264);

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2009/03/16");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2009/09/24");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2019 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
  script_family(english:"SuSE Local Security Checks");

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

  exit(0);
}


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/SuSE/release")) exit(0, "The host is not running SuSE.");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/SuSE/rpm-list")) exit(1, "Could not obtain the list of installed packages.");

cpu = get_kb_item("Host/cpu");
if (isnull(cpu)) exit(1, "Failed to determine the architecture type.");
if (cpu >!< "x86_64" && cpu !~ "^i[3-6]86$") exit(1, "Local checks for SuSE 10 on the '"+cpu+"' architecture have not been implemented.");


flag = 0;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED10", sp:2, reference:"multipath-tools-0.4.7-34.43")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES10", sp:2, reference:"multipath-tools-0.4.7-34.43")) 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.");