Slackware Advisory SSA:2005-242-01 PCRE library

2012-09-11T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:136141256231055186
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (c) 2012 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com
Modified 2019-03-15T00:00:00

Description

The remote host is missing an update as announced via advisory SSA:2005-242-01.

                                        
                                            # OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: esoft_slk_ssa_2005_242_01.nasl 14202 2019-03-15 09:16:15Z cfischer $
# Description: Auto-generated from the corresponding slackware advisory
#
# Authors:
# Thomas Reinke <reinke@securityspace.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2012 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com
# Text descriptions are largely excerpted from the referenced
# advisory, and are Copyright (c) the respective author(s)
#
# 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 at your option, GNU General Public License version 3,
# 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("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.55186");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2012-09-11 01:34:21 +0200 (Tue, 11 Sep 2012)");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2019-03-15 10:16:15 +0100 (Fri, 15 Mar 2019) $");
  script_bugtraq_id(15647, 14620);
  script_cve_id("CVE-2005-2491");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.5");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_version("$Revision: 14202 $");
  script_name("Slackware Advisory SSA:2005-242-01 PCRE library");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (c) 2012 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com");
  script_family("Slackware Local Security Checks");
  script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/slackware_linux", "ssh/login/slackpack", re:"ssh/login/release=SLK(8\.1|9\.0|9\.1|10\.0|10\.1)");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=SSA:2005-242-01");

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"New PCRE packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0, 10.1,
and -current to fix a security issue.  A buffer overflow could be triggered
by a specially crafted regular expression.  Any applications that use PCRE
to process untrusted regular expressions may be exploited to run arbitrary
code as the user running the application.

The PCRE library is also provided in an initial installation by the
aaa_elflibs package, so if your system has a /usr/lib/libpcre.so.0 symlink,
then you should install this updated package even if the PCRE package itself
is not installed on the system.");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Upgrade to the new package(s).");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"The remote host is missing an update as announced
via advisory SSA:2005-242-01.");

  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");

  exit(0);
}

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

report = "";
res = "";

if((res = isslkpkgvuln(pkg:"pcre", ver:"6.3-i386-1", rls:"SLK8.1")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}
if((res = isslkpkgvuln(pkg:"pcre", ver:"6.3-i386-1", rls:"SLK9.0")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}
if((res = isslkpkgvuln(pkg:"pcre", ver:"6.3-i486-1", rls:"SLK9.1")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}
if((res = isslkpkgvuln(pkg:"pcre", ver:"6.3-i486-1", rls:"SLK10.0")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}
if((res = isslkpkgvuln(pkg:"pcre", ver:"6.3-i486-1", rls:"SLK10.1")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}

if(report != "") {
  security_message(data:report);
} else if(__pkg_match) {
  exit(99);
}