Amazon Linux Local Check: alas-2016-687

2016-05-09T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310120677
Type openvas
Reporter Eero Volotinen
Modified 2017-07-06T00:00:00

Description

Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

                                        
                                            # OpenVAS Vulnerability Test 
# Description: Amazon Linux security check 
# $Id: alas-2016-687.nasl 6574 2017-07-06 13:41:26Z cfischer $
 
# Authors: 
# Eero Volotinen <eero.volotinen@iki.fi> 
#
# OpenVAS and security consultance available from openvas@solinor.com
# see https://solinor.fi/openvas-en/ for more information
#
# 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("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.120677");
script_version("$Revision: 6574 $");
script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2016-05-09 14:11:53 +0300 (Mon, 09 May 2016)");
script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2017-07-06 15:41:26 +0200 (Thu, 06 Jul 2017) $");
script_name("Amazon Linux Local Check: alas-2016-687");
script_tag(name: "insight", value: "An infinite loop in several big integer routines was discovered that makes Go programs vulnerable to remote denial of service attacks. Programs using HTTPS client authentication or the Go ssh server libraries are both exposed to this vulnerability."); 
script_tag(name : "solution", value : "Run yum update golang to update your system.");
script_tag(name : "solution_type", value : "VendorFix");
script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2016-687.html");
script_cve_id("CVE-2016-3959");
script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"5.0");
script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/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 = get_kb_item("ssh/login/release");
res = "";
if(release == NULL)
{
 exit(0);
}
if(release == "AMAZON")
{
if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"golang", rpm:"golang~1.5.3~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON")) != NULL) {
  security_message(data:res);
  exit(0);
}
if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"golang-bin", rpm:"golang-bin~1.5.3~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON")) != NULL) {
  security_message(data:res);
  exit(0);
}
if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"golang-src", rpm:"golang-src~1.5.3~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON")) != NULL) {
  security_message(data:res);
  exit(0);
}
if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"golang-tests", rpm:"golang-tests~1.5.3~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON")) != NULL) {
  security_message(data:res);
  exit(0);
}
if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"golang-misc", rpm:"golang-misc~1.5.3~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON")) != NULL) {
  security_message(data:res);
  exit(0);
}
if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"golang-docs", rpm:"golang-docs~1.5.3~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON")) != NULL) {
  security_message(data:res);
  exit(0);
}
if (__pkg_match) exit(99); #Not vulnerable
  exit(0);
}