SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : postgresql10 (SUSE-SU-2018:3770-1)

2018-11-16T00:00:00
ID SUSE_SU-2018-3770-1.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2018-2019 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.
Modified 2020-09-02T00:00:00

Description

This update for postgresql10 fixes the following issues :

Security issue fixed :

CVE-2018-16850: Fixed improper quoting of transition table names when pg_dump emits CREATE TRIGGER could have caused privilege escalation (bsc#1114837).

Non-security issues fixed: Update to release 10.6 :

  • https://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-10-6.html

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were
# extracted from SUSE update advisory SUSE-SU-2018:3770-1.
# The text itself is copyright (C) SUSE.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(119011);
  script_version("1.4");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2019/09/10 13:51:49");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2018-16850");

  script_name(english:"SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : postgresql10 (SUSE-SU-2018:3770-1)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks rpm output for the updated packages.");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"This update for postgresql10 fixes the following issues :

Security issue fixed :

CVE-2018-16850: Fixed improper quoting of transition table names when
pg_dump emits CREATE TRIGGER could have caused privilege escalation
(bsc#1114837).

Non-security issues fixed: Update to release 10.6 :

  - https://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-10-6.html

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1114837"
  );
  # https://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/release-10-6.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/release-10-6.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-16850/"
  );
  # https://www.suse.com/support/update/announcement/2018/suse-su-20183770-1/
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?bdcf4eb0"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:
"To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended
installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-2662=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-2662=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-2662=1"
  );
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_set_cvss3_base_vector("CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libecpg6");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libecpg6-debuginfo");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libpq5");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libpq5-debuginfo");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql10");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql10-contrib");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql10-contrib-debuginfo");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql10-debuginfo");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql10-debugsource");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql10-libs-debugsource");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql10-server");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:postgresql10-server-debuginfo");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2018/11/13");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2018/11/15");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2018/11/16");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"generated_plugin", value:"current");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2018-2019 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.");
  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("audit.inc");
include("global_settings.inc");
include("rpm.inc");


if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
release = get_kb_item("Host/SuSE/release");
if (isnull(release) || release !~ "^(SLED|SLES)") audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "SUSE");
os_ver = pregmatch(pattern: "^(SLE(S|D)\d+)", string:release);
if (isnull(os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_APP_VER, "SUSE");
os_ver = os_ver[1];
if (! preg(pattern:"^(SLED12|SLES12)$", string:os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "SUSE SLED12 / SLES12", "SUSE " + os_ver);

if (!get_kb_item("Host/SuSE/rpm-list")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);

cpu = get_kb_item("Host/cpu");
if (isnull(cpu)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_ARCH);
if (cpu !~ "^i[3-6]86$" && "x86_64" >!< cpu && "s390x" >!< cpu) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_IMPLEMENTED, "SUSE " + os_ver, cpu);

sp = get_kb_item("Host/SuSE/patchlevel");
if (isnull(sp)) sp = "0";
if (os_ver == "SLES12" && (! preg(pattern:"^(3)$", string:sp))) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "SLES12 SP3", os_ver + " SP" + sp);
if (os_ver == "SLED12" && (! preg(pattern:"^(3)$", string:sp))) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "SLED12 SP3", os_ver + " SP" + sp);


flag = 0;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"libecpg6-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"libecpg6-debuginfo-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"libpq5-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"libpq5-debuginfo-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"postgresql10-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"postgresql10-contrib-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"postgresql10-contrib-debuginfo-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"postgresql10-debuginfo-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"postgresql10-debugsource-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"postgresql10-libs-debugsource-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"postgresql10-server-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"postgresql10-server-debuginfo-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"libpq5-32bit-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES12", sp:"3", reference:"libpq5-debuginfo-32bit-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED12", sp:"3", cpu:"x86_64", reference:"libecpg6-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED12", sp:"3", cpu:"x86_64", reference:"libecpg6-debuginfo-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED12", sp:"3", cpu:"x86_64", reference:"libpq5-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED12", sp:"3", cpu:"x86_64", reference:"libpq5-32bit-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED12", sp:"3", cpu:"x86_64", reference:"libpq5-debuginfo-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED12", sp:"3", cpu:"x86_64", reference:"libpq5-debuginfo-32bit-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED12", sp:"3", cpu:"x86_64", reference:"postgresql10-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED12", sp:"3", cpu:"x86_64", reference:"postgresql10-debuginfo-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED12", sp:"3", cpu:"x86_64", reference:"postgresql10-debugsource-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED12", sp:"3", cpu:"x86_64", reference:"postgresql10-libs-debugsource-10.6-1.6.1")) flag++;


if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:rpm_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else
{
  tested = pkg_tests_get();
  if (tested) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_AFFECTED, tested);
  else audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_INSTALLED, "postgresql10");
}