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From: Thomas Deutschmann <whissi@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 202003-40 ] Cacti: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 16:31:29
Message-Id: 81de7bda-a6e2-81bb-7670-5d2a063e7304@gentoo.org
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 202003-40
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                                           https://security.gentoo.org/
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: Cacti: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: March 19, 2020
     Bugs: #702312, #708938
       ID: 202003-40

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Cacti, the worst of which
could lead to the remote execution of arbitrary code.

Background
==========

Cacti is a complete frontend to rrdtool.

Affected packages
=================

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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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  1  net-analyzer/cacti           < 1.2.9                    >= 1.2.9

Description
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Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Cacti. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

Remote attackers could execute arbitrary code or bypass intended access
restrictions.

Workaround
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There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All Cacti users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-analyzer/cacti-1.2.9"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2019-16723
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16723
[ 2 ] CVE-2019-17357
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-17357
[ 3 ] CVE-2019-17358
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-17358
[ 4 ] CVE-2020-7106
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-7106
[ 5 ] CVE-2020-7237
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-7237

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202003-40

Concerns?
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Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@g.o or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2020 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5

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