Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 6.10 : rpm vulnerability (USN-378-1)

2007-11-10T00:00:00
ID UBUNTU_USN-378-1.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2019 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2018 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.
Modified 2020-03-02T00:00:00

Description

An error was found in the RPM library

                                        
                                            #%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 80502
#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were
# extracted from Ubuntu Security Notice USN-378-1. The text 
# itself is copyright (C) Canonical, Inc. See 
# <http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/>. Ubuntu(R) is a registered 
# trademark of Canonical, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(27960);
  script_version("1.14");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2019/08/02 13:33:01");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2006-5466");
  script_xref(name:"USN", value:"378-1");

  script_name(english:"Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 6.10 : rpm vulnerability (USN-378-1)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks dpkg output for updated packages.");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:
"The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related
patches."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"An error was found in the RPM library's handling of query reports. In
some locales, certain RPM packages would cause the library to crash.
If a user was tricked into querying a specially crafted RPM package,
the flaw could be exploited to execute arbitrary code with the user's
privileges.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu 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://usn.ubuntu.com/378-1/"
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Update the affected packages.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:librpm-dev");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:librpm4");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:lsb-rpm");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:python-rpm");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:python2.4-rpm");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:rpm");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:6.06:-:lts");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:6.10");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2006/11/03");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2007/11/10");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2019 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2018 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.");
  script_family(english:"Ubuntu Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/cpu", "Host/Ubuntu", "Host/Ubuntu/release", "Host/Debian/dpkg-l");

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("ubuntu.inc");
include("misc_func.inc");

if ( ! get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled") ) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
release = get_kb_item("Host/Ubuntu/release");
if ( isnull(release) ) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Ubuntu");
release = chomp(release);
if (! ereg(pattern:"^(6\.06|6\.10)$", string:release)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Ubuntu 6.06 / 6.10", "Ubuntu " + release);
if ( ! get_kb_item("Host/Debian/dpkg-l") ) 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$") audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_IMPLEMENTED, "Ubuntu", cpu);

flag = 0;

if (ubuntu_check(osver:"6.06", pkgname:"librpm-dev", pkgver:"4.4.1-5ubuntu2.1")) flag++;
if (ubuntu_check(osver:"6.06", pkgname:"librpm4", pkgver:"4.4.1-5ubuntu2.1")) flag++;
if (ubuntu_check(osver:"6.06", pkgname:"lsb-rpm", pkgver:"4.4.1-5ubuntu2.1")) flag++;
if (ubuntu_check(osver:"6.06", pkgname:"python2.4-rpm", pkgver:"4.4.1-5ubuntu2.1")) flag++;
if (ubuntu_check(osver:"6.06", pkgname:"rpm", pkgver:"4.4.1-5ubuntu2.1")) flag++;
if (ubuntu_check(osver:"6.10", pkgname:"librpm-dev", pkgver:"4.4.1-9.1ubuntu0.1")) flag++;
if (ubuntu_check(osver:"6.10", pkgname:"librpm4", pkgver:"4.4.1-9.1ubuntu0.1")) flag++;
if (ubuntu_check(osver:"6.10", pkgname:"lsb-rpm", pkgver:"4.4.1-9.1ubuntu0.1")) flag++;
if (ubuntu_check(osver:"6.10", pkgname:"python-rpm", pkgver:"4.4.1-9.1ubuntu0.1")) flag++;
if (ubuntu_check(osver:"6.10", pkgname:"rpm", pkgver:"4.4.1-9.1ubuntu0.1")) flag++;

if (flag)
{
  security_report_v4(
    port       : 0,
    severity   : SECURITY_WARNING,
    extra      : ubuntu_report_get()
  );
  exit(0);
}
else
{
  tested = ubuntu_pkg_tests_get();
  if (tested) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_AFFECTED, tested);
  else audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_INSTALLED, "librpm-dev / librpm4 / lsb-rpm / python-rpm / python2.4-rpm / rpm");
}