openSUSE: Security Advisory for slurm (openSUSE-SU-2020:0085_1)

Published: 2020-01-27 09:18:57
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'slurm' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the openSUSE-SU-2020:0085_1 advisory.

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

Technical Details:
This update for slurm to version 18.08.9 fixes the following issues: Security issues fixed: - CVE-2019-19728: Fixed a privilege escalation with srun, where --uid might have unintended side effects (bsc#1159692). - CVE-2019-12838: Fixed SchedMD Slurm SQL Injection issue (bnc#1140709). - CVE-2019-19727: Fixed permissions of slurmdbd.conf (bsc#1155784). Bug fixes: - Fix ownership of /var/spool/slurm on new installations and upgrade (bsc#1158696). - Fix %posttrans macro _res_update to cope with added newline (bsc#1153259). - Move srun from 'slurm' to 'slurm-node': srun is required on the nodes as well so sbatch will work. 'slurm-node' is a requirement when 'slurm' is installed (bsc#1153095). This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15-SP1:Update update project. Patch Instructions: To install this openSUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product: - openSUSE Leap 15.1: zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2020-85=1

Affected Versions:
'slurm' Linux Distribution Package(s) on openSUSE Leap 15.1.

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

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-12838
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-19727
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-19728

References:

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-01/msg00038.html

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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