RedHat Update for libtirpc RHSA-2017:1263-01

2017-05-22T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310871815
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2017 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2018-11-23T00:00:00

Description

The remote host is missing an update for the

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# RedHat Update for libtirpc RHSA-2017:1263-01
#
# Authors:
# System Generated Check
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2017 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
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#
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if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.871815");
  script_version("$Revision: 12497 $");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2018-11-23 09:28:21 +0100 (Fri, 23 Nov 2018) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2017-05-22 06:52:01 +0200 (Mon, 22 May 2017)");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2017-8779");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.8");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");
  script_name("RedHat Update for libtirpc RHSA-2017:1263-01");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"The remote host is missing an update for the 'libtirpc'
  package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.");
  script_tag(name:"vuldetect", value:"Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"The libtirpc packages contain SunLib's
implementation of transport-independent remote procedure call (TI-RPC) documentation,
which includes a library required by programs in the nfs-utils and rpcbind
packages.

Security Fix(es):

  * It was found that due to the way rpcbind uses libtirpc (libntirpc), a
memory leak can occur when parsing specially crafted XDR messages. An
attacker sending thousands of messages to rpcbind could cause its memory
usage to grow without bound, eventually causing it to be terminated by the
OOM killer. (CVE-2017-8779)");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"libtirpc on Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 7)");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Please Install the Updated Packages.");

  script_xref(name:"RHSA", value:"2017:1263-01");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://www.redhat.com/archives/rhsa-announce/2017-May/msg00029.html");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2017 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("Red Hat Local Security Checks");
  script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/rhel", "ssh/login/rpms", re:"ssh/login/release=RHENT_7");

  exit(0);
}

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

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

res = "";

if(release == "RHENT_7")
{

  if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"libtirpc", rpm:"libtirpc~0.2.4~0.8.el7_3", rls:"RHENT_7")) != NULL)
  {
    security_message(data:res);
    exit(0);
  }

  if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"libtirpc-debuginfo", rpm:"libtirpc-debuginfo~0.2.4~0.8.el7_3", rls:"RHENT_7")) != NULL)
  {
    security_message(data:res);
    exit(0);
  }

  if (__pkg_match) exit(99);
  exit(0);
}