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From: Aaron Bauman <bman@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 201711-10 ] Cacti: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: Sat, 11 Nov 2017 19:59:35
Message-Id: 7934804.cRa9DbJa77@localhost.localdomain
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201711-10
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                                           https://security.gentoo.org/
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: Cacti: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: November 11, 2017
     Bugs: #607732, #626828
       ID: 201711-10

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

Background
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Cacti is a complete frontend to rrdtool.

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

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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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  1  net-analyzer/cacti       < 1.1.20:1.1.20        >= 1.1.20:1.1.20 

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

Impact
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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
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All Cacti users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=net-analyzer/cacti-1.1.20:1.1.20"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2014-4000
      https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-4000
[ 2 ] CVE-2016-2313
      https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-2313
[ 3 ] CVE-2017-12065
      https://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-12065

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

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201711-10

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.

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