CentOS Update for nspr CESA-2015:1980 centos5

2015-11-05T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310882321
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2015 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2019-03-08T00:00:00

Description

Check the version of nspr

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# CentOS Update for nspr CESA-2015:1980 centos5
#
# Authors:
# System Generated Check
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2015 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
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# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
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#
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#
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###############################################################################

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.882321");
  script_version("$Revision: 14058 $");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2019-03-08 14:25:52 +0100 (Fri, 08 Mar 2019) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2015-11-05 06:17:07 +0100 (Thu, 05 Nov 2015)");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2015-7181", "CVE-2015-7182", "CVE-2015-7183");
  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_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");
  script_name("CentOS Update for nspr CESA-2015:1980 centos5");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"Check the version of nspr");
  script_tag(name:"vuldetect", value:"Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"Network Security Services (NSS) is a set of libraries designed to support
cross-platform development of security-enabled client and server
applications. Netscape Portable Runtime (NSPR) provides platform
independence for non-GUI operating system facilities.

A use-after-poison flaw and a heap-based buffer overflow flaw were found in
the way NSS parsed certain ASN.1 structures. An attacker could use these
flaws to cause NSS to crash or execute arbitrary code with the permissions
of the user running an application compiled against the NSS library.
(CVE-2015-7181, CVE-2015-7182)

A heap-based buffer overflow was found in NSPR. An attacker could use this
flaw to cause NSPR to crash or execute arbitrary code with the permissions
of the user running an application compiled against the NSPR library.
(CVE-2015-7183)

Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting these issues.
Upstream acknowledges Tyson Smith, David Keeler and Ryan Sleevi as the
original reporter.

All nss and nspr users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages,
which contain backported patches to correct these issues.");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"nspr on CentOS 5");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Please install the updated packages.");
  script_xref(name:"CESA", value:"2015:1980");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2015-November/021472.html");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2015 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("CentOS Local Security Checks");
  script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/centos", "ssh/login/rpms", re:"ssh/login/release=CentOS5");
  exit(0);
}

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

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

res = "";

if(release == "CentOS5")
{

  if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"nspr", rpm:"nspr~4.10.8~2.el5_11", rls:"CentOS5")) != NULL)
  {
    security_message(data:res);
    exit(0);
  }

  if ((res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"nspr-devel", rpm:"nspr-devel~4.10.8~2.el5_11", rls:"CentOS5")) != NULL)
  {
    security_message(data:res);
    exit(0);
  }

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