Amazon Linux Local Check: ALAS-2014-456

2015-09-08T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310120013
Type openvas
Reporter Eero Volotinen
Modified 2018-10-26T00:00:00

Description

Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: alas-2014-456.nasl 6663 2017-07-11 09:58:05Z teissa$
#
# Amazon Linux security check
#
# Authors:
# Eero Volotinen <eero.volotinen@iki.fi>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2015 Eero Volotinen, http://ping-viini.org
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.120013");
  script_version("$Revision: 12131 $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2015-09-08 13:14:58 +0200 (Tue, 08 Sep 2015)");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2018-10-26 16:03:52 +0200 (Fri, 26 Oct 2018) $");
  script_name("Amazon Linux Local Check: ALAS-2014-456");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"Untrusted search path vulnerability in Puppet Enterprise 2.8 before 2.8.7, Puppet before 2.7.26 and 3.x before 3.6.2, Facter 1.6.x and 2.x before 2.0.2, Hiera before 1.3.4, and Mcollective before 2.5.2, when running with Ruby 1.9.1 or earlier, allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse file in the current working directory, as demonstrated using (1) rubygems/defaults/operating_system.rb, (2) Win32API.rb, (3) Win32API.so, (4) safe_yaml.rb, (5) safe_yaml/deep.rb, or (6) safe_yaml/deep.so or (7) operatingsystem.rb, (8) operatingsystem.so, (9) osfamily.rb, or (10) osfamily.so in puppet/confine.");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Run yum update facter to update your system.");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2014-456.html");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2014-3248");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"6.2");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");
  script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/amazon_linux", "ssh/login/release");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"Amazon Linux Local Security Checks");
  script_copyright("Eero Volotinen");
  script_family("Amazon Linux Local Security Checks");

  exit(0);
}

include("revisions-lib.inc");
include("pkg-lib-rpm.inc");

release = rpm_get_ssh_release();
if(!release) exit(0);

res = "";

if(release == "AMAZON")
{
if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"facter", rpm:"facter~1.6.18~7.25.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON")) != NULL) {
  security_message(data:res);
  exit(0);
}
if (__pkg_match) exit(99);
  exit(0);
}