Amazon Linux Local Check: ALAS-2013-261

2015-09-08T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310120458
Type openvas
Reporter Eero Volotinen
Modified 2018-10-01T00:00:00

Description

Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

                                        
                                            ###############################################################################
# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: alas-2013-261.nasl 6577 2017-07-06 13:43:46Z cfischer$
#
# 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("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.120458");
  script_version("$Revision: 11703 $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2015-09-08 13:26:50 +0200 (Tue, 08 Sep 2015)");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2018-10-01 10:05:31 +0200 (Mon, 01 Oct 2018) $");
  script_name("Amazon Linux Local Check: ALAS-2013-261");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"It was discovered that the sort, uniq, and join utilities did not properly restrict the use of the alloca() function. An attacker could use this flaw to crash those utilities by providing long input strings. (CVE-2013-0221, CVE-2013-0222, CVE-2013-0223 )");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Run yum update coreutils to update your system.");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2013-261.html");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2013-0221", "CVE-2013-0223", "CVE-2013-0222");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"4.3");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P");
  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:"coreutils-libs", rpm:"coreutils-libs~8.4~31.17.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON")) != NULL) {
  security_message(data:res);
  exit(0);
}
if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"coreutils", rpm:"coreutils~8.4~31.17.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON")) != NULL) {
  security_message(data:res);
  exit(0);
}
if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"coreutils-debuginfo", rpm:"coreutils-debuginfo~8.4~31.17.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON")) != NULL) {
  security_message(data:res);
  exit(0);
}
if (__pkg_match) exit(99);
  exit(0);
}