Plugins Database As of 12-07-2019

CentOS Update for bpftool CESA-2019:2829 centos7

CentOS Local Security Checks
Impact by CVSS Score
  • ID: 1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.883115

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'bpftool' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the CESA-2019:2829 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The kernel Linux Distribution Packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux operating system. Security Fix(es): * A buffer overflow flaw was found in the way Linux kernel's vhost functionality that translates virtqueue buffers to IOVs, logged the buffer descriptors during migration. A privileged guest user able to pass descriptors with invalid length to the host when migration is underway, could use this flaw to increase their privileges on the host. (CVE-2019-14835)

Affected Versions:
'bpftool' Linux Distribution Package(s) on CentOS 7.

Recommendations:
Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Search
Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.2
Published
2019-10-03 02:00:38
Modified
2019-10-11 07:39:42
CVE
CVE-2019-14835

You never have to pay for a vulnerability scanning and management software again.

Tired of paying a subscription 'per asset' or 'per IP'? Well you can officially cancel your current subscription. Mageni provides a free, open source and enterprise-ready vulnerability scanning and management platform which helps you to find, prioritize, remediate and manage your vulnerabilities. It is free and always will be.