Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2015-0480

2015-12-21T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310131160
Type openvas
Reporter Eero Volotinen
Modified 2017-07-06T00:00:00

Description

Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2015-0480

                                        
                                            # OpenVAS Vulnerability Test 
# Description: Mageia Linux security check 
# $Id: mgasa-2015-0480.nasl 6563 2017-07-06 12:23:47Z cfischer $
 
# Authors: 
# Eero Volotinen <eero.volotinen@solinor.com> 
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2015 Eero Volotinen, http://www.solinor.com
#
# 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("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.131160");
script_version("$Revision: 6563 $");
script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2015-12-21 14:43:01 +0200 (Mon, 21 Dec 2015)");
script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2017-07-06 14:23:47 +0200 (Thu, 06 Jul 2017) $");
script_name("Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2015-0480");
script_tag(name: "insight", value: "A flaw was found in the way the grub2 handled backspace characters entered in username and password prompts. An attacker with access to the system console could use this flaw to bypass grub2 password protection and gain administrative access to the system (CVE-2015-8370)."); 
script_tag(name : "solution", value : "update software");
script_tag(name : "solution_type", value : "VendorFix");
script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0480.html");
script_cve_id("CVE-2015-8370");
script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"6.9");
script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:L/AC:M/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/mageia_linux", "ssh/login/release");
script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
script_tag(name : "summary", value : "Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2015-0480");
script_copyright("Eero Volotinen");
script_family("Mageia 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 == "MAGEIA5")
{
if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"grub2", rpm:"grub2~2.02~0.git9752.18.3.mga5", rls:"MAGEIA5")) != NULL) {
  security_message(data:res);
  exit(0);
}
if (__pkg_match) exit(99); #Not vulnerable
  exit(0);
}